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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 alltiredout
I have been parenting an addict for the last four years, my son. He is 18 now. After spending 40,000.00 in rehab and ...
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motye51Oct 11, 2014
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By auntiesmee
Is there such a thing as signing yourself out of drug rehab???? You know, when two family members sign papers to comm...
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EllasmumJan 28
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By Ellasmum
Hello, my partner has been a heroin addict for 14 years and has been on methadone for roughly 2 years, He has recent...
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love_4Jan 26
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By love_4
my husband has been using painkillers for years, he hides everything he does from me, some days I feel I cant take it...
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Deb179Jan 27
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By Blindedbythefacts
I think my daughters' father is snorting heroin. I don't know much of the signs but I do know from reading that nodd...
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By Ellasmum
Hello, my partner has been a heroin addict for 14 years and has been on methadone for roughly 2 years, He has recent...
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Deb179Jan 23
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By Roseygirl2
Hi I am the mother of a 26 yr old daughter addicted to prescription drugs. She has done Percocet, oxys, fentonol patc...
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By Addictedtolove
For those of you who do not know, 4 weeks ago I broke up with my boyfriend of 6 years...who is also my best friend of...
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By nic2401
My husband is addicted to pain pills this has been an on going battle, now he finally admitted he had a problem and b...
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By RKR15
Hi everyone, I'm new to this forum. I'm desperately trying to figure out what to do about the fact that my husband...
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SadDad64Jan 20
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By sad_lonely_mom
Hello, I am a mother of a 32 year old daughter who is a heroin and meth addict. It has been an emotional roller coas...
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By TooHurtToFunction
Ive been married for almost two years and for the past year my husband has been severely addicted to k2. He will sell...
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By renee_1818
I have been with my boyfriend for 9 months now.. I love him dearly and try to understand his pain pill addiction but ...
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By worriedfiancee Blank
It's been over a year since I have been on this site and sadly I am still with my husband and it has gotten worse ove...
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By Addictedtolove
Does anyone else feel jealous of their loved one's drug of choice? Though my main emotions are fear and concern, ...
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Alisa2014Jan 11
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By Struggling_Emotionally0502
I am a girlfriend to a recovering addict. He grew up in a family who has never held down jobs and that stay high 24/7...
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nikkie67Nov 29, 2014
Deb179Nov 24, 2014
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By brown1986
I'm on day 2 without taking any pills vicodin my drug of choice I'm really tryna stay clean I relapse Thursday and Fr...
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Deb179Jan 10
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By lewyg
Husband thinks he can help 20 year old detox at home. Has failed rehab three times. Refuses any outside treatment. Hu...
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Mad_dadJan 09
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By leahsnan
My son has two beautiful, sweet children. He is a long term heroin user. Stints in jail are probably the reason he ...
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ducktapetherapyDec 29, 2014
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By RisingPhoenix
This is such a long story, loaded story. I dont even know where to begin. I met him 9 years ago, Our relationship st...
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