The word alcohol comes from al-kuhl, which means "devourer of the spirit. This series is a tribute to all those who have decided to lead a life free of alcohol. About 3,000,000 people die each year from this disease. 250 million people suffer from alcoholism worldwide. Many of them fight internal and anonymous battles to recover their physical, emotional and spiritual health. The series shows the portraits of nine characters who share their example of effort, will and determination.