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WELCOME TO THE ADDICTION: LIVING WITH AN ADDICT COMMUNITY. This patient support community is for family members and loved ones of people who are substance abuse addicts. Discussions cover how to help your loved one, enabling, coping with the emotional impact of addiction, intervention, and when to seek medical help. If you are not a family member of a substance abuse addict and instead need help with your addiction, please visit our Addiction: Substance Abuse Community to get the support you need.

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By Margiexx1
After 15 yrs of not being able to see a grand daughter with resided with her mother, she has come back into our lives...
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By freakedoutmom51 Blank
Hello, I am a mother of an 18 year old daughter who is addicted to heroin. She, like many others, started out...
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By Hackedoff
Here's my story.... I met my Husband 10 years ago, married for 2. We have 2 children (9,3). We are all very comfortab...
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By NeanyAlways1
I am the middle of 3 children my brother is 53 and my sister 38 and they are both crack addicts. My sister's apartme...
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By sadmom9999
Hello friends :-) I dropped off the board in October, 2012 when my daughter was in a 90 day rehab in California. My...
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By Mare027
My son has been using heroin on-and-off for a few years. He's done long-term residential treatment, and does well wh...
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By kdg1423
My boyfriend went through a tough time with opiates. But, long story short, he went on methadone came off quickly and...
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By Kelliesean
My husband is absolutely an alcoholic.. But he is a high functioning one.. So I feel it makes this all very tricky. ...
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By Sweetness91
All the "old-timers" here know me somewhat well. For those who don't, I'm Sweetness, and I detoxed off methadone on N...
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By AgedMOM
Well, this is probably the first step of may discussions. My son, age 30, a grown man, has never grown up. He was d...
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By Soccerob
How long will blood stay in a needle, my bf says its old or that he tried to do a pin pill with it. So I don't know i...
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By Foursonz
I've been posting about my son and his entry into hard drugs. What are your thoughts on this since many of you are ol...
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By Concernedwifey
Hey everyone, My husband has been a addict to lorecets for over 2 years. I've tried to help him but I have no clue w...
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By Julesnova123
So I let my friend and her two children move into my very small 2 bedroom apartment with my daughter and I.. she got ...
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By imperfectlover
I have an addiction to orange juice. It may sound strange-but its really true. I can drink 8 whole gallons of OJ in ...
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By laurap8767
mental health keeps prescribing Xanax to my alcoholic husband that keeps having these fits of rage, screaming acting ...
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By surrenderring
just returned from NYC, our beautiful daughter, has lied about work, broken foot, teeth , etc !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! it w...
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By longlonelyroad
My husband is a opiate addict. This is is a miserable process but I want him to get through it. He is currently doi...
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By Laurah44
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please bear with me, this is long. we let our daughter come back home again last sat. 8/18. with the promise she wo...
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