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I Abused Prescription Drugs

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    Started using Pain Killers in high school I

    was 17 then. I did them for 3 years. now I'm 20. Lost everything in those 3 years but just recently I got help and I'm sober 3 weeks. Everydays a battle and struggle but I'm doing my best to stay sober.
    YDGx719 YDGx719 22-25, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2013

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    When Someone Abuses Drugs

    When someone abuses drugs even if it is prescription drugs it is time to get help. Your self-worth is important and it appears that has been damaged otherwise why would you abuse your body and mind? www.online-therapy.com
    whocares46 whocares46 46-50 Jun 13, 2012

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    What I Went Through With Prescription Drugs

    I have become proud of myself with sustaining from alcohol for 4 months. What I am not proud of is what led me into cross addiction. I witnessed myself leading into prescription pills. I didn’t think they were bad for you because I had a prescription for my medication. I truly...
    truetoyourself12 truetoyourself12 18-21, F Feb 4, 2012

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    I was really depresses in high school

    and started to abuse oxycodone, perks, hydros, anything I could get my hands on and this was partially another reason I left high school. It started with one pill then that turned into two and so on... My tolerance got so high that I couldn't even feel the affects anymore, so I...
    mariog17 mariog17 18-21, M Jan 31, 2014

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    High As We Speak And This Is How It Started

     i use to bmx park and i went to do a tailwhip off a ramp and didnt rotate enough so the bike kicked out and i went from high up straight to my feet so a bone pushed to the top of my foot and i had to get them pushed down and operated on  had double foot surgery back to back...
    addictionicantcontrol2 addictionicantcontrol2 18-21, F Nov 6, 2011

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    Still am. And she's drunk tonight, like every night. And her drunk boyfriend is passed out on the back porch. And she has the nerve to start talking about how I am so very...
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    I was abused by my father countless of times already. Just lateky, he abused me again. Just because I forgot to get uniform outside, I left it there overnight. I did not even know...
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    I don't think people who do drugs are "bad",it is just that I find it incredibly stupid.There is no way you can escape your problems,and more importantly your emotional problems...
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    I’ve come to terms with my inability to form relationships, this stems from multiple factors in my life including abuse, unavailable/narcissistic parents, and giftedness. I now...
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    I found out at age 29 that this man who molested, belittled, sexually abused, emotional abused, and who still lives in my deceased mother's home wasn't my real father....my mother...
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    Thinking about death and life every night. side by side life and death. My insomnia is really horrible. I stop taking meds at this moment,and i've been taking counseling. sorry i...
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    Before anyone says a thing let me ask you something. Do you know about the Prohibition of Alcohol in the US? Basically it was a law put in place that banned the production...
    AnAnonymousPanda AnAnonymousPanda 16-17, M Mar 13

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    drugs are bad. drugs are yuck . drugs are bad
    Thedepressedgirlatthewindow Thedepressedgirlatthewindow 16-17, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    I am addicted to psychadelics. too many to list, but I've done em all. I ******* LOVE hallucinogenic drugs. some really do not impact your mind or body in a negative way at all...
    cabsarehere cabsarehere 18-21, F Mar 2

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    I'm talkin head drugs, not hard drugs...
    SnowCrow SnowCrow 31-35, M Mar 4

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    CheatingTracy CheatingTracy 22-25, F 14 Responses Mar 16

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    I have never taken any illegal drugs. I only take a very small amount of prescribed drugs by my physician. I do not touch alcohol either. I had one of my best friends killed in...
    southcarolinafemale southcarolinafemale 26-30, F 4 Responses Mar 17

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    I basically don't do drugs or alcohol because I don't wanna die early. I really don't recommend in to kids. For example, if a kid at the age of 9 does drugs or alcohol they might...
    TurnAroundBarbra TurnAroundBarbra 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I haven't used any drugs (including medical ones I've gotten prescribed) for some time. Illigal ones I haven't touched in over half a year. Honestly, the "bad" drugs have done...
    bluecupcakes bluecupcakes 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 22

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    My step dad used to try and 'toughen me up' when he realised I just wasn't like that he started mentally abusing me, he would say I was a girl for not liking fighting and would...
    LeighUK LeighUK 41-45, M 2 Responses Mar 1

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    I was sexually abused by my uncle at the age of 5 till 11.... Im 17 now and i finally went to the police it was the best decision i ever made, please if this has happend to you i...
    helpmeplease1973 helpmeplease1973 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 1

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    Oh boo hoo I was molested anal made to dress in little girls clothing all this people wringing about being abused should get over themselves i was 10 and I was forced to wear...
    subsissy1989 subsissy1989 26-30, M 5 Responses Mar 6

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    I didn't finish school..i remember growing up with my mother nagging my father about money..she always beat us if she ran out of money..she would tell us to work for ourselves at...
    lezia88 lezia88 26-30, F Mar 9

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    The more I think about it the more disgusted I am. My dad sexually abused me for years and I didn't know it. I've told one other person my entire life. If your reading this your...
    XsOfTheSoul XsOfTheSoul 18-21, F 5 Responses Mar 12

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    Sometimes it's hard to get my bestie to understand where I'm coming from, because she's never really had to deal with being sexually harassed and (thank goodness) she's never been...
    luna1912 luna1912 18-21, F Mar 20

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    A message to my Ex I hate you, I love you You broke me You killed me You ruined my life You hurt me in so many different ways You abused me for 1 full year You drained what ever...
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    It's taken me a few years to understand what exactly was happening but when I finally did because of this cop that came to talk to my class about all sorts of stuff, sexual abuse...
    disparateyouth disparateyouth 13-15, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    Skittleshite Skittleshite 70+, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    goodnites25 goodnites25 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    Today, at work of all places, I was offered a drug by one of my coworkers. It was a powdery green substance he claimed to be from an exotic plant that produced "calming" effects...
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    Winners don't use drugs, you know.
    Blue707 Blue707 16-17, M 1 Response Mar 1

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    My bf wants me to try harder drugs with him
    iSceneGirl iSceneGirl 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 3

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    I got used to getting high now I have to relearn everything without drugs
    dinosaurlovesongs dinosaurlovesongs 22-25, M 1 Response Mar 4

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    It's been two and half years since I quit drinking alcohol & beer. Going on three years this coming July. I don;t do any drugs..but it still feels good to be sober and clean. I...
    FourEyedLad FourEyedLad 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 5

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    My dad had some drug and alcohol problems. I don't want to end up like him, so I'm not letting myself take recreational drugs or drink alcohol on a regular basis (in fact, avoid it...
    fireraven23 fireraven23 18-21, M 3 Responses Mar 5

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    I won't ever do drugs, I hate them!
    1776patriot 1776patriot 18-21, M 2 Responses Mar 6

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    Although I don't drink, I want one at times. I don't smoke, but I fight temptation of buying a pack... Drugs..., nah!!!! Why is it the first thing on my mind are the things I want...
    CowboysAndAngels CowboysAndAngels 36-40, F 3 Responses Mar 7

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