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I Almost Died From Alcohol Poisoning

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    Unexpected Consequences

    I've been a heavy drinker for years but recently had been severely depressed for a few months and graduated to drinking vodka from morning til night and had literally ceased eating, taking all my calories from alcohol.  I found myself no longer taking care of my hygiene...
    zillaron zillaron 51-55, M 4 Responses May 15, 2009

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    Not the Brightest Crayon In the Box

    I did almost die from alcohol poisoning this past Friday. Of course I knew I had a drinking problem and have for many many moons. I just thought I'd share my stupidity for now maybe I'll add more later. Okay so it is later and I am still thinking about the way I jeopardized my...
    Puzzlingout Puzzlingout 31-35, F 5 Responses Sep 8, 2008

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    It Was All My Fault

    It was last year, I went to a party because I was upset. I drank a lot, set my cup down went back and drank the rest. Someone ended up putting a ruffie in my cup. I drank a whole bunch more. A police officer found me in the middle of the street. He rushed me to the...
    XLunaXLovegoodX XLunaXLovegoodX 22-25, F 1 Response Oct 15, 2009

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    Only 17

    I was only 17 and at a friend's party,drinking heavily. The next thing I know,I'm throwing up while laying on the bed,then passed out. They didn't put me on my stomach,and I woke up on my back. I could have died from choking on my own vomit or something..Also,I heard a couple of...
    cryingoveryou cryingoveryou 41-45, F 1 Response Sep 21, 2009

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    Just So Happy To Be Alive...

    I have had some ups and downs from drinking for years. I've had many "sloppy" nights, and the occassional full out black out night where I have to be informed of my actions the next day, but I've always been with friends or boyfriend to take care of me and get me home alive.One...
    Lily911 Lily911 22-25 Apr 28, 2012

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    Spread Eagle

    BIG BED, BLACK SHEETS,  LONG TAN LEGS SPREAD EAGLE,,,,,,,A CLEAN HAIRLESS ***** GLISSONS IN THE CANDLE LIGHT.  HER LONG BLOND HAIR FLOWS ON THE PILLOW.......HER LONG FINGER   NAILS RUNNING OVER THE ****, LICKING HER FINGERS,,,,,RUBBING THE **** HARDER,,,,SHE WANTS A MAN DEEP...
    CBMOOMAN CBMOOMAN 46-50 1 Response Mar 20, 2011

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    Nights Ill Never Remember

    I've had social anxiety and anxiety along with eatting disorders since I was about 13 I am now 22. I coped with them by restricting what I ate or binge eatting. It's like a snowball the skinnier I got the more my social anxiety would calm down but the higher my anxiety got. Then...
    Doglover1190 Doglover1190 22-25, F Jan 28, 2013

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    Alcohol Is Evil

    im only 20 i binge drink alot in social settinngs ive been trying to quuit for at least  a solid year but sat i took it way too far it started out at a football game drank so much blacked out normal for me then i was kinda coming to drank wayyy more woke up cuts all over my...
    sookie1020 sookie1020 18-21, F 2 Responses Sep 14, 2009

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    i am 17 years old and this story takes place 2

    days ago. i got angry at my parents and stormed out of the house. i was planning on staying out for the night and coming back in the morning. i went to my friend's house and she stole her parents alcohol and we left. we went to our other friends house who is a lot older then us...
    uncnn324 uncnn324 18-21, M Mar 22

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    The Night

    Before the night it happened, i didn't even think i would come close to drinking the amount i drank. it was at my friends sleepover and we were having are usalle fun time together. the drinks came out and my other friend brought a bottle of vodka. i drank a whole cups worth of...
    nnty54 nnty54 16-17, F 2 Responses Nov 19, 2009

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    Hospitalized 3 Time Last Yeardue To Alcohol Abuse

    i ve been to rahab and cant seem to kicik it
    trenneck trenneck 31-35 1 Response Dec 31, 2010

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    A Second Chance At Life!

    Sunday, August 2, 2009 early in the morning between the hours of 2am or so is when my life almost ended. I did one of the dumbest mistakes I ever did in my life. I end up mixing drinks while at the same time on a medication which I thought it was safe enough to drink on. I was...
    strongsurvivor strongsurvivor 31-35 2 Responses Aug 3, 2009

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    An Evening I'll Never Forget; If Only I Could Remember...

    I prayed to God as I made the hour drive to meet up with some of my college friends earlier this summer. I asked him to protect my friends and me that evening, as we had plans to attend a concert. I also asked for guidance, requesting that he would guide me in the right...
    macintoshhd macintoshhd 18-21 1 Response Aug 6, 2009

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    Related Experiences

    Okay so I was in a pool , all alone and my mom was watching me ... Well I saw a floaty and I wanted it ( someone just left it there ) so I held on to the edge of the pool ( I was...
    emmawinterfrost emmawinterfrost 13-15, F 5 days ago

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    I almost died twice. Once 2 weeks after I was born and another when I was five. Both times my dad was drunk and didn't give a **** about me. He told my brother he wanted me to die...
    Wishingtobegone Wishingtobegone 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    The time I smoked so much I almost died. Lol.
    Neveroutofsight1901 Neveroutofsight1901 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 23

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    When I was crying I almost died I couldn't breath and no one was there to help I am still curios how I survived
    Lonelyvamp2 Lonelyvamp2 13-15, F 3 Responses Apr 2

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    Today, 18 April 2014, I almost died. As i type this, I'm struggling but I've been told I will be okay. It was stupid but "you" picked the wrong time, wrong words at the "right...
    Quanitta Quanitta 26-30, F 3 Responses 1 day ago

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    My near death experience happened at the lake on a beautiful sunny day. I was around 8 or 9 years old at the time. My big brother and I had this game going on where we would sneak...
    LittleListener LittleListener 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 19

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    About 3 or 4 years ago I was riding my bike home from school. When I was coming up to a road which I had to cross, and I looked left and right before crossing and I swear there...
    Nimoligist Nimoligist 13-15, F 1 Response Apr 6

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    More than once actually. One time when I was in high school, schoolmates spread horrible rumors about me and another guy. He didn't like the rumors. Neither did I. The difference...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 4

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    Lets see... I was about 4 or 5 years old. It was a summer day on the beach, this giant wave comes and crashes on me. For a split second I blacked out from the pressure. I feel...
    CREEPYSTALKER1800 CREEPYSTALKER1800 13-15 2 Responses a week ago

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    from drinking too much and not eating enough..I developed a disease caused by thiamin deficiency. despite being sober, eating balanced meals and taking thiamin supplements daily...
    solonelyandscared solonelyandscared 26-30, F 5 Responses 6 days ago

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    I was taken down to fight in the big leagues in MMA. My aunt says I need self punishment. I was forced into this, there was choice in this. My aunt isn't even my aunt, I don't...
    morganmavina morganmavina 13-15, F 4 Responses Apr 3

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    This time last year was a nightmare. I still can't believe it happened. I'm just glad to put it behind me, but I am kind of "weepy" since it's now one year later. In the winter of...
    Mary4life Mary4life 41-45, F 1 day ago

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    It was the last day of summer i was so sick of people treating me like I'm 5 like i cant do anything bad i just started drinking without stopping the next thing i know I'm in a...
    Differentisgood Differentisgood 13-15, F 3 Responses Mar 22

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    Malnutrition, heart failure: twice, and "refeeding syndrome" like 3 times. The strange thing is that all I could feel was a great sense of "well, I guess it's finally over". I...
    NekroNomikon NekroNomikon 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 23

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    The forecast was heavy precipitation while hurtling down the freeway in the HOV lane on my motorcycle. I pressed on without stopping and no hesitation as cars faster than I zoomed...
    ECarimbadass ECarimbadass 18-21, M Mar 24

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    It would have made a lot of people happy. Well tough luck on them, I'm still alive.
    Buckley4U Buckley4U 36-40, F 1 Response Mar 24

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    As many as I can remember...lots of choking, dehydration, a few close shaves with two rollovers, t-bones, and a head-on crash with a Dodge pickup. Mostly automotive...gotta stop...
    sturmgewher44 sturmgewher44 18-21, M Apr 6

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    I was suicidal and spent 72 hours in inpatient psych.
    mrrabbitdigital mrrabbitdigital 46-50, M Apr 8

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    Let's see...I've been shot at, attacked, jumped, was in a car wreck and you would think in those instances, I would have worried about dying. Instead in my late 20's I get exposed...
    09reddragon 09reddragon 31-35, M 1 Response Apr 10

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    Just couple hours ago we took our puppy to the vet and just few mins our vet texted that shes gone. She's the sweetest ever we've had. I really miss her :((
    chinab3280 chinab3280 31-35, F Mar 26

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    i drANK once from drinking beer,not my idea,my brother and his friends got me lit up,playing coin toss,of coarse i missed all the shots,im a girl,so i had to drink alllllll of them...
    debra15 debra15 22-25, F Apr 2

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    actually, I choose to call myself a child of the living God, that is in recovery from alcohol. I refuse to identify myself with the sin I used to commit. I know if i drank again...
    jesusfreak247 jesusfreak247 56-60 20 hrs ago

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    Ever scents I was little my mom has been a drunk, not all the time but occasionally. She's almost died when she was drunk and one time she got so wasted she broke her ankle and had...
    CazzieWillWin CazzieWillWin 18-21, F Apr 7

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    My stepdad is awesome. He used to drink but now he doesn't. He stopped on his own. I am grateful and happy for him because the nice man he is goes away when he drinks. I like that...
    blossomingbeauti blossomingbeauti 36-40, F 1 Response Apr 8

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    I'm in high school, everywhere you go there is someone saying how teens are effected by peer pressure. The other day we had a whole class on it, and I started to laugh. My teacher...
    mcc1109 mcc1109 18-21, F 1 Response 4 days ago

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    I have to ask why it is so easy for Patel's to beat ur head in. i mean in 2010 pan patel cracked my skull.. i almost died. if this female did not want to talk me to death about her...
    FreeThinker2 FreeThinker2 46-50 Apr 10

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    I decided to put this down as story... since it covers a lot... All I think about is what can go wrong... it is hard to try when you know how destructive a relationship can be. I...
    Sparrowhawk1161 Sparrowhawk1161 51-55, M 2 days ago

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    For me it is "...Friends That Died" and many relatives, plus my dad. The first 2 friends died from a drunk driver when I was 7. Another passed away from brain cancer, and the...
    MrCorcks MrCorcks 31-35, M 2 days ago

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    My grandpa died from cancer and we really didn't have a really good relationship since he lived so far. But I think that's what hurts the most, the fact that I didn't have that...
    omgchapstick omgchapstick 16-17, F Apr 3

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    It isn't something I am proud of, I'm not one of those teenagers who try to take their lives over pointless reasons. What I am about to say is my reason why, don't judge someone...
    SaveYourWords SaveYourWords 16-17, F 1 Response 10 hrs ago

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    I have been with my husband for seven years and married for almost six. I'm basically done right now and making a plan to leave. I'll go into his history another time, but the...
    fragmentofthegirl fragmentofthegirl 31-35, F 3 Responses Mar 25

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    My cat died yesterday (18/04/2014). She's not even one yet. Now I miss her so much. It pains me when looking around the house and cannot find her. I wish there's a miracle that she...
    mimicallas mimicallas 31-35 1 Response 18 hrs ago

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    I think a lot about how much better my life would be if/when my fiancé would commit suicide. She suffers from CRPS which causes her to feel burning pain 24/7 and after 2 years...
    WishThingsWereBetter WishThingsWereBetter 31-35, M 2 Responses 7 hrs ago

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    Ok so my story of mercury poisoning has been my entire lifes experience, and is still affecting me to this day. I just really wanted to connect with others who share this story so...
    awakekiwi awakekiwi 41-45, M 1 Response Apr 2

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    I have been married now for over 24 years. My husband was always a drinker but never like in the past 4 years. When he retired from the Service he lost a part of himself and...
    ParaKlio ParaKlio 41-45, F 1 Response 21 hrs ago

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    I hate living with my ah!! He does not think he has a problem and it's killing him!!! I just looked under the bathroom sink and threw out 15 bottles of tequilla!!! He has destroyed...
    debidebv debidebv 41-45, F 50 mins ago

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    When I was really young (I believe it was the second grade), I was forcibly introduced by seating arrangement to a pretty (but bratty and snobbish) little brunette girl named Sheri...
    Unreasonable1 Unreasonable1 36-40, M 1 Response Mar 23

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    Reading all these stories has opened my eyes to how many of us are struggling with such similar problems. I've been married for 4 years. with no kids as i couldn't possibly bare...
    Nutmeg11 Nutmeg11 26-30, F 2 Responses Mar 21

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    ok... I quit. I decided, I quit drinking. This year has begun in such a bad way. Maybe is the reason because I'm drinking that much, but the problem is that I don't know. I don't...
    CrookedMat CrookedMat 26-30, M 3 Responses Mar 28

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