Article Photos: High or dry? Staying sober for New Year's Eve 1/1

FILE - In this Dec. 31, 2010 file photo, confetti is seen falling over revelers in New York's Times Square as the clock struck midnight during the New Year's Eve celebration.  The holidays often mean an excess of booze and drugs. Occasional drinkers fail to moderate and addiction programs around the country note upticks in patient loads soon after the new year, high season for relapsers and those seeking treatment for the first time.(AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)