The stigma stopping Sikh women getting help with alcohol addiction

The stigma stopping Sikh women getting help with alcohol addiction

Punjabi Sikh women with drinking problems are less likely to come forward for help because of the fear of stigma and shame, a West Midlands alcohol support group says. Drinking alcohol is often associated with the Punjabi culture, but is prohibited in Sikhism. Baptised Sikhs are forbidden from drinking […]

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