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Hi. I'm an alcoholic in recovery for 3 years now. I have never had an issue with drug addiction. I take prescription pain medication as p...
A friend of mine, a sober friend, recently told me that he regularly smokes weed. Is that really sober? Is there any danger to this to ...
Hi, I’m currently taking Abilify, Prozac and Clonidine and I got offered a great job, I have to do a drug test, will any of these medicat...
So, just a reminder to all of us that know that holidays are a big trigger for using, keep in touch with other recovering addicts....don'...
I was apparently just booted from my pain clinic after being a patient in excellent standing for 6-years, one week ago I came up 4-days s...
Tomorrow will be my first step back into sobriety after a 10 month relapse. I did all the right things to prepare myself for tomorrow, bu...
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