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  1. Substance Abuse Support

    Share your story, talk about substance abuse, and learn strategies for staying sober.
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    2. General Substance Abuse Discussion

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      Latest: Sober Meth Addict Hearing Voices by Davers, Jul 4, 2020 at 12:21 PM
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    3. Sobriety Tips and Inspiration

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      Latest: Video games and staying sober by lower, Jun 24, 2020
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  2. Commonly Abused Substances

    Struggling with a specific substance? Get help in our substance abuse discussion forums.
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      Latest: 5 Years Alcohol-Free! by Bullwinkle, Jul 2, 2020 at 12:43 PM
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      Latest: Ready to quit - asking for support! by Storm1980, Jul 4, 2020 at 4:39 AM
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      Latest: Injecting vs smoking by Davers, Jun 16, 2020
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      Latest: Counselor and marijuana by Pluto888, Jul 3, 2020 at 12:05 PM
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    5. Methamphetamine / Meth

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      Latest: Detoxing from meth with kratom. by Uranusman, Jun 23, 2020
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    6. Tobacco / Nicotine

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      Latest: Have you tried vaping? by koelek, May 27, 2020
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    7. Prescription Drugs

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      Latest: Rapid Detox - Opiate Addiction by 3beeps, Jul 4, 2020 at 1:46 PM
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    8. Other Substances

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      Latest: KRATOM by ashr0077, Jun 23, 2020
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  3. Detox and Withdrawal

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    2. Opiate Withdrawal Treatment

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      Latest: My journey at a methadone clinic by Whitneyn, Jun 22, 2020
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  4. Substance Abuse Treatment and Rehab

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    3. Dual-Diagnosis Treatment

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  5. Substance Abuse Support Groups

    Find support groups, sober living homes, aftercare, and relapse prevention programs.
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      Latest: AA: The Only Way (to fail) by aLLeVi8eD, Feb 2, 2020
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    2. Sober Living Homes

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      Latest: Sober House, the TV Show by Joshstillclean, Oct 17, 2019
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  6. Support for Family and Friends

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    1. Helping an Addicted Child

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      Latest: My son almost died by KatherinHeiny, May 13, 2020
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