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      Latest: Hey everyone! Im newbie by True concern, Feb 24, 2020 at 11:01 AM
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    2. General Substance Abuse Discussion

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      Latest: Sober Meth Addict Hearing Voices by EndorsesJeans, Feb 25, 2020 at 6:00 PM
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      Latest: Perfectionism isn't the goal by Bullwinkle, Feb 25, 2020 at 9:27 PM
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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: I just can't anymore by Davers, Feb 14, 2020
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      Latest: I'm smoking Crack man..... by Onceaddicted77, Feb 25, 2020 at 10:23 AM
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      Latest: Can my want over power my fear? by Niki88, Feb 21, 2020 at 7:08 PM
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      Latest: I don’t know what to do by True concern, Feb 19, 2020 at 12:38 PM
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    6. Tobacco / Nicotine

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      Latest: Anti smoking campaign in school by Bullwinkle, Oct 22, 2019
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    7. Prescription Drugs

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      Latest: Phentermine tabs by Onceaddicted77, Feb 24, 2020 at 4:32 AM
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    8. Other Substances

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  3. Detox and Withdrawal

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  4. Substance Abuse Treatment and Rehab

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  5. Substance Abuse Support Groups

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      Latest: AA: The Only Way (to fail) by aLLeVi8eD, Feb 2, 2020
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    2. Other Recovery Support Groups

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      Latest: Im happy I finally registered by DoxyMom, Nov 30, 2019
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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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    2. Helping an Addicted Child

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