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Our blog discusses news and current topics about drug and alcohol addiction. Our goal to help you understand the problems and issues related to drug addiction and review new promising treatments for recovery.

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Each of us is different

Nobody sets out to become addicted to drugs or expects to deal with drug addiction. Some people may take an illegal drug for the first time, just to have a thrill or be a part of the crowd.

Some people need prescription medication, but over time they begin to take too much, too often. Whatever the case, people certainly do not expect the misery that comes with addiction. But there is help for drug addiction and drug rehabilitation can work.

Addiction Has Many Faces...

Addiction has many faces, none of them pretty. This site is devoted to trying to help find ways for you to recover from addiction.

We designed this site to give useful information that will help people learn to make better decisions. The key to dealing with drug abuse, alcoholism and drug addiction is having the right information. You need information to recognize and understand drug addiction or alcoholism in yourself, your family, your friends and your community. The goal of our blog is to have complete and up to date facts about drug and alcohol abuse to help people to stop their dependence.

Who are we?

Drug-Addiction-Support.org is a website built to answer the questions and concerns of those harmed by drug and alcohol addiction and abuse. It’s a collaborative effort between many people and resources so that you receive the most update information available. Our goal is to be independent and not promote one treatment center over another but give you the tools to make a well-informed decision.

We do recommend that everyone suffering from this destructive disease join a 12-Step group either through your local church, AA, or NA. If you are a family member or loved one of an addict we recommend you begin the 12-step process with Al-Anon as soon as you can.

Current Blog Entries

Mar 29, 2017

Three Evidenced Based Practices for Treating Teen Addiction

Fortunately, the science of treating addiction in teens has improved. Historically, teens with addictions to alcohol or drugs attended treatment programs

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Mar 27, 2017

I love him but 30 years of fighting his demons has taken a toll!

I no longer want to be with my spouse regardless that he is and will always be the love of my life. But, I can no longer take the drug abuse, the lies,

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Mar 25, 2017


Codependency tends to be a close family member like a husband, wife or in this case a mother who thinks she is helping her son...

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Mar 24, 2017

My ugly heroin addiction!

I am a 20 year old female and I am addicted to heroin. I started using opiates when I was about 17 and wasn't really addicted until I was 18. I haven't

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Mar 23, 2017

My Anonymous Confession

What you are about to read is ridiculously and the first confession and admittance of my secret self. I am 27 and live in Brighton. I have a large group

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Mar 22, 2017

Feel like I'm all alone...

I have been addicted to opiates for 12 years. Started out with pain pills and progressed to IV heroin in the last year, when the pills proved to be too

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Mar 20, 2017

I've been addicted for 10 years to yaba?

I've been addicted for 10 years to yaba. In the early years, I took yaba one day in the month. Now, I'm taking it every day. Now I want to get rid of yaba

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Mar 18, 2017

Wife wants divorce after rehab?

My wife is in an 8 month faith-based rehab, and out of nowhere says she's sorry but she doesn't love me anymore and is thinking of staying more than 8

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Mar 18, 2017

Why do i feel high if i haven't smoked recently?

I smoke weed everyday and I'm usually high throughout the day but I've been trying to quit. I haven't smoked in three days yet I felt high for a few hours

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Mar 18, 2017

Drug Treatment Finders – Pennsylvania

Address: 7201 Frankford Ave, Suite #921, Philadelphia, PA 19135 Phone: 215-515-0672 Email: MadrigalThentemeL@gmail.com Website: http://www.drugtreatmentfinders.com/pennsylvania-drug-rehab/

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Mar 17, 2017

IGOTSOBER Outpatient Treatment Center

igotsober Outpatient Recovery Clinic 4905 Dodge St. Omaha NE 68132 Phone: 402-552-8890 http://www.igotsober.com/ igotsober is an Outpatient Alcohol

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Mar 17, 2017

Drug Treatment Finders – Missouri

Address: 7253 Watson Rd, PMB 1029, St Louis, MO 63119 Phone: 314-282-9574 Website: http://www.drugtreatmentfinders.com/missouri-drug-rehab/ Email: GirardiDentedW@gmail.com

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Mar 16, 2017

A power greater than ourselves

It is sometimes surprising what goes through the mind of an alcoholic when asked what that power greater than ourselves is all about. Commonly, they

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Mar 15, 2017

What TV Gets Right and Wrong About Drug Use.

Drug abuse has proven to be a major problem for our society over the past decade (although it certainly didn’t start there). The rising rate of opioid

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Mar 13, 2017

Smoking meth for 10 years!

I have smoked meth on and off for 10+ years now. It has taken a long time to get to where i am now, I've been able to stop for 10 months here, 3 months

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Mar 13, 2017

I just ended a codependent opioid addicted relationship.

I am on this website today, reading the original post as well as the inspirational comments below. I am a newly single, 32 year old, single parent of a

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Mar 08, 2017

Friend addicted to Lyrica, Xamadol, and Tramadol?

I have a friend who was addicted to some drugs like: Lyrica, Xamadol, Tramadol (french names). If he stops taking them, then he is suffering from a terrible

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Mar 07, 2017


I use to do anything and everything... I'd do whatever it took to get any kind of high, I don't particularly like people, so I'd only associate with people

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Mar 07, 2017

Will I tell my teenagers

My husband now has a serious cocaine addiction that makes him absent from family life but functioning. My children think he is stressed and in ill health.

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Mar 07, 2017

My meth addiction.

I was 24 the first time I snorted a line of crank at a party. I've never taken anything that made me feel that good. It completely enhanced my personality

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Mar 01, 2017

Junkie On My Back

Well I was 15 years old when I first caught the disease that they call AMPHETAMINES. Now 24 years down the Pathway from HELL this ADDICTION has taken control

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Feb 27, 2017

Loving an addict and becoming an addict

I had gone to Church for the first time in a long time one Sunday in June, almost two years ago. I had just had a terrible break up, was struggling with

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Feb 27, 2017

This is where I and many others are coming from. Hope you can relate and share and take something from this.

Addiction and mental health advocates: I am your best friend and your worst enemy I will always be around on every corner I will comfort you when you

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Feb 24, 2017

Want help but don't want to tell friends about my drinking?

I work in the healthcare profession and I must say I never show up to work intoxicated. However on my days off I drink twelve plus beers a day. I want

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Feb 22, 2017

How can i support my husbands recovery with a three small children?

My husband is recovering from alcohol and meth. He is currently taking Ativan, Zoloft and attending therapy. He starts meeting two days a week for four

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Feb 22, 2017

My Journey to Recovery

I took the ACE survey ( Adverse Childhood Experience)and answer 9 out of 10 question yes. I was told because of my exposer to childhood trauma, I was predisposed

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Feb 20, 2017

My Story of Drug Abuse

At the age of 13, I was introduced to weed through a brownie, then continued to smoke it and at 14 found some Vicodon tried it liked it. I was taking

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Feb 17, 2017

My personal hell

i can only relate to a few kinds of being high, i know being able to relate to even one is bad. and as im typing this i just realized that health class

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Feb 14, 2017

Inmate wife

Good evening, I can't give you my name but I'm sleepless in the Bronx. I have known my husband for 28 years he went away when I was 15 years old for murder.

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Feb 11, 2017

Drug dealers are saying I owe them money!

I have been clean now for a month, but my drug dealers are saying I owe them money! I have no money and no way of getting any they are threatening my family

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