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A Questionable Double Standard

Note: This article is not meant to debate the issue of whether or not an individual of any age should or should not get an annual flu vaccine. The sole intention is to bring attention to a clear double standard that exists. Personal medical decisions are between you and your doctor. It can be frustrating…

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In search of doctors…

In spite of our recent success in dramatically expanding the number of Verified TSM Professionals that we have listed on our Find a Physician page, there is still much work to be done. This week, we’ve had 2 medical professionals tell us they are treating people who travel from out of state to see them.…

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Open Letter to SAMHSA

Earlier this year, the C Three Foundation, with the help of Stephen Cox, MD; Roy Eskapa, Ph.D.; and Jukka Keski-Pukkila of the Contral Clinics, submitted an application for The Sinclair Method to be recognized in SAMHSA’s National Registry for Evidence-based Programs and Practices. On March 4, we received notification that our application was denied review…

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Why aren’t doctors prescribing this medication?

Editor’s note—the following article is a paraphrased version of an article about Dr. David Sinclair by Oskari Onninen in the Finnish publication Helsingin Sanomat on July 5, 2105. Copyright law prohibits us from providing a direct translation, but thanks to Timo Ruikka, we are able to work from a direct translation to share this story…

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C Three Foundation Celebrates Two Years

The C Three Foundation was created to help save the lives of alcoholics worldwide. We aim to educate doctors, alcoholics, family and friends of alcohol-dependent people about the most successful long term treatment for alcoholism: The Sinclair Method. Two years ago today, on June 12, 2013, the C Three Foundation was incorporated as a non-profit…

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The Power of Resilience in Recovery

What does recovery have to do with a hurricane, an earthquake, or an automobile? How many times has it happened to you? You find yourself in a stressful situation and those around you offer words of encouragement: Stay strong. Hang in there. Man up. Push through. It’s as if being strong is the only way…

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The Real Danger of Naltrexone

Ever since NICE issued the final recommendations on nalmefene, “news” and “expert opinion” articles have been flooding the media about the “dangerous” suggestion of using prescription medicine without abstinence to treat alcohol use disorder. It appears so-called experts who run expensive, spa-like addiction treatment centers are afraid of treatment methods with high success rates like…

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Industry in Denial: 90% failure rates are NOT effective

Every day, I read 10-20 articles about alcoholism, addiction treatment, drunk driving, nalmefene, naltrexone, and alcohol laws, just to name a few of the alerts that fill my inbox daily. Some get shared on the various C Three Foundation social media pages, others are commented on or discarded due to scientific inaccuracies. But when Why…

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