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    2. General Substance Abuse Discussion

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  2. Commonly Abused Substances

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    7. Prescription Drugs

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    8. Other Substances

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  3. Detox and Withdrawal

    Learn more about withdrawal symptoms and detox program for drugs & alcohol.
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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

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    2. Other Recovery Support Groups

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    3. Sober Living Homes

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  6. Support for Family and Friends

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