Most of us drank for years readygo - it won't take years for the AV to die down, but it's not going to go away in a few months either.
It resurfacing doesn't mean you're necessarily doing anything wrong - but it's a hardy beggar.
The less you feed it, it weaker it gets.
Don't engage with it and it will die down
there are no free lunches or nights off alcoholism - but the AV will try and convince you nonetheless.
Shut down all communication. Speak to the hand