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I Abused Prescription Drugs

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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

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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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    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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    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 1 Response Nov 6, 2011

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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 18-21, M 2 Responses Dec 8, 2013

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    If someone could talk that'd be great. I recently left a guy who made me feel like dirt. He called me names. Kicked me.slapped me. Threw me. Hurt my ribs, choked me... Etc... He...
    amtired amtired 22-25 1 Response 6 hrs ago

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    Hate me for going on here and saying these things. I don't care. This is supposed to be where no one judges you and I'm not judging any of you at all. But stop this. Don't do drugs...
    numinxus numinxus 16-17, F 1 Response Aug 24

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    Once someone told me that drugs could ease you out of all your troubles. I asked what if one wanted to fight back; what about Will Power and Determination? And then there was...
    hiddentears hiddentears 22-25, F 9 Responses Sep 8

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    I am 18 and I have never had an interest in either. To further explain I do not believe that consuming drugs that dont harm those around you and alcohol is immoral. Rather the...
    mic112 mic112 18-21, M 2 days ago

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    Never talked about it more then two or three times in my life and yesterday I just said it to my best friend and I saw his reaction then I knew I never told him that I was abused...
    Dengel85 Dengel85 26-30, M 2 Responses Aug 26

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    wish I could do drugs again... but because I'm on prescription medications I can't, I'm on anxiety pills but take them as prescribed, sometimes if I felt I was going to have pretty...
    becarae becarae 26-30, F 1 Response Aug 29

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    I've never done drugs. I've studied drugs, I've tested drugs, I've even helped develop medicinal trial drugs, but I've never been even remotely close to wanting to do drugs. I know...
    nigelthekoala nigelthekoala 16-17, M 1 Response Sep 6

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    This goes beyond issues like legalizing medical marijuana. What about hard drugs like cocaine and heroin? You could argue that taking drugs should be a personal choice, even if it...
    Thatonegirl53 Thatonegirl53 18-21, F 3 Responses Sep 8

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    I do believe that people that need drugs and alcohol are just throwing their lives away, I personally don't have any troubles with anyone drinking around me but the drugs have got...
    acissej10 acissej10 13-15, F 6 Responses Aug 30

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    Where do I start? My dads an alcoholic My older brother hates me My mum doesn't even talk to me I was sexually abused by my grandad from the age of 6 to 12/13. I may write more...
    tltlc tltlc 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 1

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    I have always been strongly against drugs and drinking. Ever since health class in 5th grade when we first started talking about the dangers of alcohol and drugs, it scared me and...
    Samhopexo Samhopexo 18-21, F 7 Responses Sep 8

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    i never have and never will do drugs, cos i have heard too many bad/sad stories of decent people that have just mixed with the wrong crowd and got into doing drugs!! i know that...
    cowshed123 cowshed123 31-35, M Sep 9

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    Yep, quite a bit of 'em. My advice overall, is don't do drugs. It's hard to know when you've had enough, specially with the hard chemicals. I've never done anything stronger than...
    SakuraiTomoki SakuraiTomoki 22-25, M 1 Response Sep 10

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    Drugs can really make a mass of people lives, when you love a person that's on drugs!! Things can get really bad! War on drugs!!! Sure
    111888my 111888my 41-45, M 4 days ago

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    Never did drugs. Don't think I'll ever want to. When it comes to alcohol, I think I have a wine cooler every eight months or every one, two, or three years. I don't drink that much...
    Whoami30 Whoami30 26-30, M 4 Responses Aug 18

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    Prescription drugs can do just as much damage and illegal drugs. One of the things that lead to my divorce was discovering that my wife was addicted to a tranquillizer. So much...
    ACraigNewman ACraigNewman 36-40, M 1 Response Aug 26

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    I lost my lil bro to drugs a little over 5 years ago. He actually died because he wasn't a druggie! One of his buddies gave him methadone and since he had never taken drugs before...
    Keekeem Keekeem 31-35, F Aug 28

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    Natural drugs are good like weed shrooms Ayuascha etc man made drugs like LSD crack cocaine heroine meth etc are bad. Alcohol Is bad period
    kwill754 kwill754 16-17, M 3 Responses Aug 31

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    I'm not proud of posting this, but I'm not alone. Plenty of teens my age and sadly younger have tried a variety of drugs to 'escape the real world'. The worst I have tried is MDMA...
    HollyD23 HollyD23 18-21, F 1 Response Sep 1

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    I know that my mother did drugs while I was a kid I was never informed which ones. I know she was and most likely still is an alcoholic as well. Recently after visiting where she...
    Marie240 Marie240 18-21, F 4 Responses Sep 1

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    Although there was a time in my life where I didn't think this was true...Drinking i've never really done but drugs however...That goes far into my life and at one point that was...
    Raptax231 Raptax231 18-21, M 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I have many acquaintances who use drugs others alcohol I can't condemn them as it's their life, money and minds they are abusing or loosing. Quite honestly some are wealthy...
    onebrightday onebrightday 18-21, F 2 Responses 4 days ago

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    My ex abused me physically, mentally, and sexually. He would grab my arms so hard he left bruises, and there was one day I remember he tried to crush my head into the seat of his...
    kaikins kaikins 18-21 1 Response Aug 19

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    On Sexual Abuse I will go, with the reason I am composing this letter, this is I'm sending this missive, because my daughter who is 8, was sexually assaulted, By my 22 year old...
    IrmaH IrmaH 36-40 Aug 21

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    On Sexual Abuse I will go, with the reason I am composing this letter, this is I'm sending this missive, because my daughter who is 8, was sexually assaulted, By my 22 year old...
    IrmaH IrmaH 36-40 2 Responses Aug 21

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    Yes I have been beaten, abused, and punched.......but you know what? I'm not going to let that affect my way of life......in fact in the end I will hug and thank them because I...
    XannaleiseX XannaleiseX 18-21, F 5 Responses Aug 23

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    My foster mom had me sexually abused in the hospital. By a "doctor". I was seven. I had many many hospital stays growing up, treating my chronic lung condition. I'm a victim of...
    iMinnow iMinnow 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 28

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    I am physically and mentally abused by my younger brother. He punches me and says really hurtful things to me everyday. He may be younger than me but he is so much more stronger...
    Robin1226 Robin1226 18-21, F 1 Response Aug 31

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    I was sexually abused and I feel like no one else knows how I feel x x x
    elizabethjay elizabethjay 13-15, F 2 Responses Aug 31

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    I have been physically abused by my alcoholic dad ever since I was in 3rd grade. He went to jail for a couple years but is now back. It has gotten better now that I am bigger and...
    ihill032299 ihill032299 16-17, M Sep 2

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    I was sexually abused by my older brother and I told my mom but she didn't really seem to take much concern and it honestly kills me inside to ever be around him
    hellandtoast666 hellandtoast666 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 3

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    This is a sensitive subj to talk about, when I was 5-6 I was sexually abused by my uncle, I still remember everything although in 16 now. I never did something about it, I still...
    myownmind2 myownmind2 16-17, F 1 Response Sep 4

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    When I was five years old, a man sexually abused me more than twice. I'm afraid to tell people, because what if they see me differently or disgusted??
    samjuliah samjuliah 13-15, F 1 Response Sep 6

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    When I was 14 I had been put on a work experience project by the school. I was working for two weeks in a hotel. The manager there was in his mid 20's and after the placement was...
    monstahmash monstahmash 22-25, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    I was physically mentally and emotionally abused by my ex boyfriend. I dream about him all the time. I can't stop dreaming about him. So I messaged him today. Why do I still care...
    reneelove1 reneelove1 26-30, F 3 Responses 2 days ago

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    My stepfather abused me weeks after we moved in with him. I was 16. He screwed me behind my moms back for two years. He just died, I am not sad.
    caitlintells caitlintells 36-40, F 5 Responses 2 days ago

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    I need to ask a question for any women my age. Please understand that I'm not trying to make you feel uncomfortable or flirt, nothing like that. Just looking for some feedback. How...
    dontknowmylife dontknowmylife 18-21, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    I've been clean and sober for about a month now, and I'm looking to find friends 18-30 in the Bay Area that don't drink or do drugs.
    teawithharry teawithharry 18-21, T Aug 18

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    doing drugs and drinking is so stupid
    buttney buttney 13-15, F 9 Responses Aug 18

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    My boyfriend's friends and especially their girlfriends have all told him that I'm stuck up. Oh really? I'm sorry that I don't want to do drugs and drink with my kids in the next...
    prittyinpink prittyinpink 22-25, F 6 Responses Aug 19

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    I don't need drugs or alcohol to have a fun time... I just make stuff up as I go to have a good time and if that doesn't work... I have my ps3 for my plan B
    D3fau1THack3R D3fau1THack3R 18-21, M 3 Responses Aug 24

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