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  1. Substance Abuse Support

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    1. Share Your Story Here

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      Latest: Remembering how FAR I've come... by Ecantu88, Oct 15, 2019 at 1:15 PM
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    2. General Substance Abuse Discussion

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    3. Sobriety Tips and Inspiration

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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: Trying to move on by True concern, Oct 3, 2019
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    4. Marijuana

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      Latest: Do you smoke weed daily? by Joshstillclean, Aug 29, 2019
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    5. Methamphetamine / Meth

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      Latest: Advice... by Natcox012, Sep 22, 2019
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    6. Tobacco / Nicotine

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      Latest: Anti smoking campaign in school by Joshstillclean, Oct 11, 2019 at 4:17 PM
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    7. Prescription Drugs

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      Latest: Terrified please help by Davers, Oct 9, 2019
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    8. Other Substances

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      Latest: Im glad I finally registered by Onceaddicted77, Sep 21, 2019
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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 or busphrone by Joshstillclean, Oct 14, 2019 at 9:07 PM
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      Latest: My journey at a methadone clinic by True concern, Oct 13, 2019 at 3:11 AM
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  4. Substance Abuse Treatment and Rehab

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    2. Low Cost and Free Treatment

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    3. Dual-Diagnosis Treatment

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    4. Share Your Rehab Experience

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  5. Substance Abuse Support Groups

    Find support groups, sober living homes, aftercare, and relapse prevention programs.
    1. Other Recovery Support Groups

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    2. Sober Living Homes

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  6. Support for Family and Friends

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    1. Helping an Addicted Loved One

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    2. Helping an Addicted Child

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