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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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JaecianaOct 13, 2014
Nighthawk61Oct 11, 2014
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By Jaeciana
So I've been with my husband for 6 years now, married 2 years. We have 2 children both 10 and I'm currently 8 months ...
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mommaleciOct 12, 2014
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mommaleciOct 11, 2014
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By mommaleci
It's almost been a yr now that he has been using. He was going to go into impatient but now doesn't since his p.o lo...
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Nighthawk61Oct 11, 2014
Jinx_777Oct 01, 2014
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By tiredsister
My sister is a heroin addict and has been for a couple years.My parents, My husband 2 kids & myself,& my sister all l...
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Nighthawk61Oct 11, 2014
Jinx_777Oct 09, 2014
DanicaantleOct 08, 2014
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By Mellowboom1
I myself am having a baby, but my cousin is also.. She found out a few months before me. I found out that she was tak...
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Nighthawk61Oct 11, 2014
Jinx_777Oct 09, 2014
Life360Oct 08, 2014
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By kellygoo72
I am a wreck. SO very very tired but, He used again tonite & Im so afraid that he took too many Seroquil .... Its ki...
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Nighthawk61Oct 11, 2014
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By love_n_peace
The father of my child is addicted to cocaine and pills (anxiety pills & other) He doesnt do drugs infront of me he h...
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Laurah44Oct 06, 2014
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Laurah44Oct 05, 2014
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By Laurah44
Hi I'm new to this forum I've never used anything like this be for an would like to b able to talk to people that r g...
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Bunner70Oct 06, 2014
Pumehana808Oct 14, 2013
Pumehana808Oct 14, 2013
Pumehana808Oct 14, 2013
LisaMarie802Sep 11, 2013
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By LisaMarie802 Blank
My boyfriend which i love too much is addicted to percocet. He strted taking them about 2-3 yrs ago because of a shou...
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atthebeachBlankOct 04, 2014
Deb179Oct 04, 2014
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By shortydiamond
how do I get husband into a rehab he takes tooooo many pills spends all his money well I should say our money tell me...
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lulu747Oct 01, 2014
VICourageousOct 01, 2014
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By lulu747
Agh MH family. Something really sad has happened and I am upset and could use some input. Last night I found out a ...
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longlonelyroadOct 01, 2014
YesididSep 16, 2014
Jinx_777Sep 16, 2014
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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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newoutlook12Sep 30, 2014
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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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Life360Sep 29, 2014
speakableSep 28, 2014
Life360Sep 27, 2014
HackedoffSep 26, 2014
HackedoffSep 26, 2014
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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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Jinx_777Sep 28, 2014
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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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Jinx_777Sep 28, 2014
Deb179Sep 27, 2014
atthebeachBlankSep 27, 2014
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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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Mare027Sep 28, 2014
Deb179Sep 27, 2014
Mare027Sep 27, 2014
Mare027Sep 27, 2014
YesididSep 22, 2014
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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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Mare027Sep 27, 2014
PurrfectlyKrazySep 27, 2014
kdg1423Sep 23, 2014
PurrfectlyKrazySep 22, 2014
kdg1423Sep 22, 2014
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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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HackedoffSep 26, 2014
edwardcejkaAug 26, 2014
ship4brainsJul 28, 2014
Jinx_777Jul 25, 2014
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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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Sweetness91Sep 23, 2014
PurrfectlyKrazySep 23, 2014
Sweetness91Sep 23, 2014
Sweetness91Sep 23, 2014
PurrfectlyKrazySep 23, 2014
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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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atthebeachBlankSep 21, 2014
Mare027Sep 21, 2014
clean_in_ksSep 18, 2014
AgedMOMSep 18, 2014
AgedMOMSep 18, 2014
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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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