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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, 2014

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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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    I took some Ritalin .

    . My brothers.. To study.. It helps a lot... But it makes me feel so weird also... So afraid.. Anxiety and fear.. But only way to study
    caramellacrisby caramellacrisby 22-25, F Apr 21

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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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    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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    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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    Words cannot describe how much a drug or drugs can ruin your life. It literally destroys your entire life. I may not know how addiction is or how drugs make you feel since I'm...
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    I did. It is true. And some people only get that part. I either cannot or will not elaborate. The entire statement is: I used to do drugs. I still do....do drugs. But I used to do...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M 2 days ago

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    It's a real shame. Drugs have caused hell for my life, alcohol and pills particularly. No, not me using them, I learned my lesson from the unfortunate hell that my mother went...
    themingowman themingowman 36-40, M Apr 7

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    ok so my cousin asked to move in with my husband, my son and myself because he lost his job in Michigan and got into much trouble with drugs in his home town in Alabama. Before I...
    batmansangel batmansangel 36-40, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    I was not just emotionally abused by my mother. I was physically and emotionally abused. My mother would scream and yell at me when I cried. She would tell me to stop crying, OR...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 18

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    By a 49 year old kidnapper.. I used to think nothing would ever happen to me. This thinking and naivety led me down the path of being abused by him and manipulated greatly. I am...
    LilVixen17 LilVixen17 16-17, F 5 Responses Apr 23

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    I was emotionally abused for 4 years before he started to physically abuse me. It started with him being drunk and grabbing my arm at a bar until I almost screamed, I had a bruise...
    osafloja osafloja 22-25, F 1 Response a week ago

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    My sons father has been on drugs for almost 20 years. 2/3 of it was pills and now for almost a year he has been bouncing from subs to heroin. Smoking not shooting. We've been...
    karebearxoxo karebearxoxo 31-35, F Apr 7

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    my previous post was not favoured by many but I'd like to tell you guys a story. my family once knew a boy aged 5 who lost his mother due to drugs. evidently this woman killed...
    anniethe27th anniethe27th 16-17, F 2 Responses Apr 8

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    drugs are a life style if someone offers me any mind altering chemical i will do it without hesitation but the only drugs i spend my money on is the ganja and maybe a xanax bar...
    chaspowell chaspowell 18-21, M Apr 24

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    From the age of 6 to 11 I was sexually abused by a family friend's son who was only 3 years older than me. I told a counselor about this who told my mom who was furious at me for...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Apr 17

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    I recently read a story which bought back some memories I thought I had forgotten... When my mum was being physically abused and my step dad made me dress as a girl, he told me to...
    LeighUK LeighUK 41-45, M Apr 20

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    Well I was abused by my brother,distant cousin,aunt and two older guys who lived next door. I said it for the first time am able to admit to it all
    maleeny maleeny 18-21, F Apr 27

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    I’ve always put so much of my anger onto my dad and how he treated me, but sometimes I think that is misplaced. First, I don’t have a pity party for myself most of the time...
    EverlyAnn EverlyAnn 31-35, F Apr 27

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    drugs **** your life up and cause you and your family pain. I hate them and would do anything for them to be off this earth forever
    anniethe27th anniethe27th 16-17, F 3 Responses Apr 7

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    9% of marijuana users get heavily dependent on it. I can never stop thinking of weed. no matter how long I go without it, I always crave it. I love it so much and I'm never going...
    deleted deleted 26-30 Apr 8

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    after I broke up Jason I started using hard drugs. I'm not saying it was right. it was so.I wouldn't cry all the time cuz that's no fun.
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F Apr 8

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    My experience with drugs started this new years eve (ouside joints). I took ecstasy and i loved it, what you feel is an amazing experience, you just feel like you are flying, just...
    lililindap lililindap 18-21, F Apr 11

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    I decided to do the first story in this group because I really do love doing drugs and I don't think there's anything wrong with enjoying things that make you feel really, really...
    smokingrocks1 smokingrocks1 56-60, M Apr 12

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    Who thought to themselves "hmm lets make national smoke drugs day on the day Hitler was born!" and every April 20th people gather around city hall demanding that marijuana be...
    InsaneSusy InsaneSusy 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 20

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    The things I find fun do not include drugs or alcohol. I need my kids and a park. I need a camera and a good setting. I need a book and a rainy day. I need a game and a good...
    curious1988 curious1988 26-30, F 7 Responses Apr 28

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    I need like a list of drugs to try, not those stupid *** chemicals like meth, like weed, speed, DMT all I know for now, but If you have more ideas, let me know, I am a stoner and...
    SpiritualStoner SpiritualStoner 16-17, M 4 Responses Apr 28

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    Dear Mommy, I'm sorry that I don't remember that your sick, just like me, just like all addict's are. I have to remember that it's your addiction that I hate, not you. I must...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F 5 days ago

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    my sister, Lola, was 14. She was the best sister i couldve asked for. she was smart(even tho she didnt think so), funny, crazy at times but most important, she trusted me. she felt...
    NikkiBaby1698 NikkiBaby1698 16-17, F 5 days ago

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    When I was a senior in high school, I attended the senior prom with my date. After the prom, a group of us students went to a local restaurant. It was early in the morning when...
    stephaniewashington stephaniewashington 41-45, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I had to live with my grandfather and step grandmother for 4 months due to family problems........he would beat me when she would leave and would say I just fell down.he would hit...
    emo200 emo200 13-15, F 2 Responses Apr 7

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    I was with a guy when I wAs 18 who would abuse me mentally and a few times pyshically. he had a drinking problem and had anger isues that I recommend he get help for. he used to...
    Ang012685 Ang012685 26-30, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    Emotionally, physically, sexually, verbally, mentally; you name it. I've had them all!
    MissGorgeous MissGorgeous 16-17, F 4 Responses Apr 8

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    Here is the only place I'll even admit it happened and is happening which isn't good cause my abusers may never go to jail where they belong and that kills me.
    sadgirlLeena sadgirlLeena 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 8

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    Throughout his short life, Garnett Spears was forced to suffer through repeated hospitalizations, unneeded surgical procedures and ultimately poisoning with salt, all at the hands...
    IamnotCharlieSheen IamnotCharlieSheen 41-45, M Apr 9

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    it was almost 40 years ago. It took me 30 years before I actually told anyone and, when I did, I cried for the first time. Sobbed like a baby. It was so therapeutic! Years of...
    Hdumpty Hdumpty 46-50, M 1 Response Apr 9

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    April 6, 2015  Dear Papa, it's been six months today since you were buried. It's been six months today since my nineteenth birthday. I miss you so much, I think about you every...
    wschneider57506 wschneider57506 18-21, F Apr 9

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    For several years growing up I had my soul ripped out of me by the countless degrading sexual advances my dad would put me through from having my d**k burned to being touched every...
    tyguy4life tyguy4life 18-21, M 7 Responses Apr 9

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    My parents spank me and hit me all the time
    soccergalxd soccergalxd 18-21, F 1 Response Apr 12

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    Parts of my soul were stolen. Parts that contain irreparable damage. Parts I WILL NEVER beg to be given back to me!! Those that stole those parts of me can have those parts. BUT...
    nightowl2015 nightowl2015 26-30, F 6 Responses Apr 12

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