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I Im A Recovery Drug Addict

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    Sometimes I just wish when I was doing heroin that I would have just overdosed so I wouldn't have to deal with all of life's problems
    Matty420 Matty420 26-30, M Mar 12, 2013

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    My Life

    God has delivered me from drugs and set me free!
    dhudson dhudson 41-45, F Apr 2, 2012

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    I always told myself and everyone that I was so glad to not have a drug addiction. I don't do drugs I never have. I'm a social drinker. And I hate cigarettes. But to think I could...
    AndrogynousBeauty AndrogynousBeauty 22-25 1 Response Mar 2

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    I've been a drug addict for three years almost four. I only smoke pot but I smoke it to the extreme, at my worst I was smoking more than ten times a day. I smoked through my...
    toreybella toreybella 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 12

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    I wrote something out for this, but it was so long I didn't think anyone would read it. It's so hard to summarize a drug addiction story, but I'll try. I had done most drugs...
    chinawhite007 chinawhite007 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 16

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    I am the spouse of a drug addict. I have been married to my husband for two years, together for three. we have a beautiful baby together. When I first met my husband (summer of...
    toreybella toreybella 18-21, F Mar 12

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    I am newly married and was misinformed upon moving to another state to be with my husband. He swore to me he was clean. I am in recovery and also work in the field so he knew how...
    amiracole9 amiracole9 31-35, F Mar 16

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    So i have been in a relationship with my husband for 11 years and recently married. He has been to prison. Stolen. Lied. Cheated...the whole shabang! Hes been using since he was 12...
    bmfc5525 bmfc5525 36-40 4 Responses Mar 14

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    I'm engaged to an addict. We've been together for 8 1/2 years. I had always thought the problem was alcohol and cocaine. He would go on binges for 3 days straight about every 3...
    jillybeanfl jillybeanfl 36-40, F 6 days ago

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    This is hard to talk about on my end. I married to a woman that's addicted to drugs supposedly pills but I think it's more then just that. This has been going on too long the lies...
    bumperjack713 bumperjack713 36-40, M 1 Response 3 days ago

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    My husband is addicted to heroin. I think there has slways been issues but I failed to see them. I sm lost.
    hcsunshine hcsunshine 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    Hello. I have no idea where to start. I'm been kinda new to this. I've only been in a relationship a little less than a year. In the beginning of course everything was cool. We...
    Rhyneing Rhyneing 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 10

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    I'm 18. I've drank just about every day since I got home from basic training for the army. Recently I have started taking vyvanse and Ritalin everyday. In the last 8-9 months I...
    thya13 thya13 18-21, M Mar 13

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    I have been clean for 10 months and 2 days ago I relapsed on meth. I don't know how to stop it now! My wife is getting suspicious and has every right to be. I tell myself after...
    jjeff88 jjeff88 26-30, M 1 Response Mar 14

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    Feeling very betrayed right now. My husband finally went in for treatment and based on the lab work they have done so far it looks like he has contracted Hepatitis. Which means...
    nothingandno1 nothingandno1 26-30, F Mar 18

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    11 years, 3 break ups... 2 days ago I took my life back. We have two kids who have known life without their father more than life with him. I tried to type all the wrong he has...
    Melanie05 Melanie05 31-35, F 2 Responses 3 days ago

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    If I learned one thing trying to get clean, its to never refuse to help your self. I lost my fight because I did not have the proper support and help that I needed to stay clean. I...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F Mar 17

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    If I learned one thing trying to get clean, its to never refuse to help your self. I lost my fight because I did not have the proper support and help that I needed to stay clean. I...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 17

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    Hi. So my sister has been addicted to drugs since a teen. Mainly pain meds has dabbled in heroine n the like. She was a functioning drug addict for ever u couldn't really tell...
    Punkin7788 Punkin7788 22-25, F 6 days ago

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    I am bored day 2 withdrawling after 2 week binge. I'd like to be able to say the binge was awful....but really it wasn't it was super fun except for the part that the $ I used I...
    jaxpdx jaxpdx 41-45, F 3 Responses Mar 11

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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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    I would like to share my part of story. I was addicted to heroin when I was 20 years old. When I took drugs all problems seemed to melt away. Years of drug use took a charge not...
    Cindy115 Cindy115 22-25, F 6 Responses 4 days ago

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    Addictive personality oh yeah I've got that. Ever since i met my husband i've become what i like to call a Pot Monster. At my worst I was smoking almost every two hours, pre...
    toreybella toreybella 18-21, F 6 Responses Mar 12

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    Just for Today, True Courage -Many of us thought we were brave simply because we had never experienced fear. We had drugged all our feelings, fear among them, until we had...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F Mar 17

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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...
    aquabunny aquabunny 22-25, F 3 Responses Mar 4

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    My husband of almost 5 years is addicted to synthetic weed and is in complete denial. It has destroyed so many things in his life, but blames in on everything else, even me. He...
    lumom lumom 31-35, F Mar 11

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    I am 19 and I have been shooting heroin since August. It doesnt matter how I started, or who the first person was to put a needle in my arm. What matters is why. Why did I choose...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 13

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    Just for Today - Inventory “The purpose of a searching and fearless moral inventory is to sort through the confusion and the contradiction of our lives so that we can find out...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F Mar 16

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    This past year, has been hell. I have gone through heart break after disappointment's and it has made me weak, weaker then I ever imagined I could be. I became so powerless, I...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    Dear My Loving Sister Britney, 3-19-15 - Day 10 I have never in my life cared if I failed someone. Why should I, they have all failed me. I have never thought twice...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 19

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    I guess it runs throughout my family, my uncle used to be an alcoholic, my cousin takes drugs, my dad mentioned his dad or grandad being a gambler. Me, my dad and brother have a...
    lovetodraw19 lovetodraw19 18-21, F 1 Response a week ago

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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've seen my people's dreams die I've seen what they can be denied And "weeds not a drug" - that's denial Groundhog Day life repeat each time I've seen Oxycontin take Many lives I...
    skinbaby69 skinbaby69 18-21, F Mar 17

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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 5 days ago

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    the only people I ever talk about this stuff with is people I'm close to, but when ever i say just a little too much they seem to get squeamish, so I only answer questions when...
    DarkSideOfTheWall DarkSideOfTheWall 22-25, F 2 days ago

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    I have a serious problem with cocaine, and I need to stop. Can any one share a story of recovery with me please..
    terriblefixations terriblefixations 22-25, F 4 days ago

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    I have been on drugs for almost a year. The past year has been very unfortunate. I was laid off and evicted from my apartment. I met a man who I really liked. I found out quickly...
    Tiastrong Tiastrong 26-30, F Mar 15

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    I first tried weed when I was 12. I got into hard drugs when I was 15. A friend suggested I try meth to help me lose weight. She got some, and we did lines in the girls' bathroom...
    emptymybreath emptymybreath 22-25, F 1 Response 6 days ago

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    I am a 27 year old male with an amazing life and wonderful family all thanks to Adderall... Or at least that's what I want to believe. Is adderall really helping me or is it...
    Cragan61 Cragan61 26-30, M 1 Response Feb 28

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    Unless you count caffeine, because I'm a little bit of a Starbucks/coffee in general but especially Starbucks addict, myself.
    a2alexa a2alexa 16-17, F 2 Responses Mar 6

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    Any type of prescription drugs. I'm Getting better though
    hhannahhbabe hhannahhbabe 13-15, F Mar 15

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    I've never used hardcore drugs, but I suspect sugar is one of them. I cannot break free! I have coffee in the morning and, with it, five teaspoons of sugar. No wonder I am...
    pixieparty pixieparty 31-35, F 1 Response