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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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Jinx_777Sep 07
tyella33Sep 04
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By tyella33
How do u handle u r husband just addiction
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By Brightfutureahead
Hey everyone. My brother is in the midst of a ranging gambling addiction. I'm surprised at how many feelings it has e...
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Deb179Sep 01
alex2dayAug 22
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By jalar
I am a parent of a 32 yr old daughter who has been using drugs for five years. She has been in treatment 4 times, an...
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BrightBodSep 01
diannaloAug 29
ab228Aug 24
Merri123Aug 23
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By ab228
Hi, When I met my boyfriend he confessed to having struggled with a heroin addiction for years and said he didn't wa...
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kls6896Aug 24
kls6896Aug 24
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By kls6896
Trying to get help for a loved one. They have all signs and symptoms of heroin abuse but there isn't any nodding off...
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By cindy_mae_or_maenot
I read all these stories about relapsing, and I know the feeling, My daughter is 23, and a heroin addict, I thought I...
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kjosjAug 27
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jifmocAug 27
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By kjosj
My brother is addicted to pain meds. He is married with 2 teenage sons. A year ago the family became aware of it as ...
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By AddictsSpouse
He was called in for random drug test and failed. He left Dr. Office AMA (against medical advice). He was on Percocet...
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By tooter212
. I've always been depressed even as a child. I just had back surgery 1 1/2 weeks ago and back on hydrocodone. I didn...
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gnarly_1Jul 31
doopie1Jul 31
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By FutureHippie
My dad is a major alcoholic and he knows it. Sometimes he will say he needs help and other times he says he doesn't. ...
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By whirlwindmom Blank
I learned of my husband of seven years's 4-year opiate addiction in February. He completed a home detox and started ...
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mamavicAug 05
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By mamavic
My child has care source where can she go for inpatient Treatment? Help please
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weaver71Aug 07
weaver71Aug 07
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By gavinsmema
My husband was in a motor cycle accident his blood alcohol level was 162 mg/do I need to know how high that is he is ...
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By alex2day Blank
I first posted here almost four years ago when i was at the beginning of what's turned into a long and heartbreaking ...
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BubulousAug 19
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By lorsniva
adult daughter has drug problem and bulimic she's going to die if she doesn't get help our insurance has been exhaust...
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lindamineAug 16
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By Amac0731
My alcoholic husband has spent the past year going through multiple rounds of detox, outpatient programs, and 30 day...
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By LostinChina89 Blank
New Here - Husband addicted to coke -----------------------------------------------------------------------------...
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BubulousAug 25
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By Ellieminte
Well this is gonna be really long. I'm ellen and I'm 17 years old. I have a boyfriend who is 21 years old and he is a...
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By Gen_
In the past week, I had been waking up very early. Usually around 3 and 4, even if I had slept at 12 the precious nig...
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petoia56Aug 21
petoia56Aug 21
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By petoia56
My daughter goes to a methadone clinic and receives 95 mg. of methadone for the last nine months. I pay out of pocket...
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