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  1. Substance Abuse Support

    Share your story, talk about substance abuse, and learn strategies for staying sober.
    1. Share Your Story Here

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      Latest: dihydrocodiene addiction by deanokat, Sep 27, 2016 at 9:27 AM
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    2. General Substance Abuse Discussion

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      Latest: How Drugs Distort Neurotransmission by GIRE, Sep 25, 2016 at 10:49 AM
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    3. Sobriety Tips and Inspiration

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      Latest: First NA meeting by deanokat, Aug 8, 2016
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  2. Commonly Abused Substances

    Struggling with a specific substance? Get help in our substance abuse discussion forums.
    1. Alcohol

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      Latest: Just One Drink by Donnchadh, Aug 31, 2016
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    2. Cocaine

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      Latest: Been off and on over and over by deanokat, Sep 26, 2016 at 6:45 AM
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    3. Heroin

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      Latest: heroin addiction what to do by deanokat, Sep 22, 2016 at 5:14 PM
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    4. Marijuana

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    5. Methamphetamine / Meth

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    6. Tobacco / Nicotine

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      Latest: in it to quit!! by deanokat, Sep 13, 2016
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    7. Prescription Drugs

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      Latest: Peter by Tedsch, Sep 25, 2016 at 6:01 AM
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    8. Other Substances

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      Latest: How long does ketamine last ! by mocamine, Sep 8, 2016
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  3. Detox and Withdrawal

    Learn more about withdrawal symptoms and detox program for drugs & alcohol.
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    2. Opiate Withdrawal Treatment

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      Latest: Methadone Abuse 101 by Tedsch, Sep 25, 2016 at 3:54 AM
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    3. Share Your Detox Experience

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      Latest: My Alcohol Withdraw by Donnchadh, Aug 10, 2016
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  4. Substance Abuse Treatment and Rehab

    Get information about treatment centers and rehab programs for drug and alcohol addiction.
    1. Questions About Treatment

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      Latest: Methadone problem by deanokat, Sep 26, 2016 at 6:55 AM
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    2. Low Cost and Free Treatment

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    3. Dual-Diagnosis Treatment

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      Latest: Depression Sucks by Adrianna, May 12, 2016
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    4. Share Your Rehab Experience

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      Latest: Worst Rehab Experience? by Donnchadh, Aug 23, 2016
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  5. Substance Abuse Support Groups

    Find support groups, sober living homes, aftercare, and relapse prevention programs.
    1. 12-Step Support Groups

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      Latest: Letting feelings interfere by Donnchadh, Aug 12, 2016
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    2. Other Recovery Support Groups

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  6. Support for Family and Friends

    Have a family member or friend in crisis? Get support, encouragement and guidance here.
    1. Helping an Addicted Child

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      Latest: Is my grown son on drugs by deanokat, Sep 12, 2016
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    2. Helping an Addicted Friend

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      Latest: Best ways to approach the subject? by me mow, May 12, 2016
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