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Lucky NA vs AA??
Aug 23, 2003
... Also, I wanted to ask you if you could explain the diff of NA vs AA. Do some prefer one over the other are they different? ... (14 replies)
ADD Vs. Pot!?!
Oct 25, 2004
... Check out NA and AA. A lot of us AA'ers had major pot problems. I can't talk about NA from experience. AA has a website and a listing of phone numbers of groups in your area. ... (4 replies)
... related questions for you. However, with reasonable confidence I can say that it would be irrational and inaccurate to believe that NA was the sole cause for his behavior. It sounds like you're very frustrated right now, so give yourself some alone time. ... (26 replies)

... k you so much for your kind words. Insurance is not really my issue. I will have it back soon within the next few months, but thank you for telling me about the NA vs AA I will try them both. My little dilema is.....My husband. ... (14 replies)
... up, it was for professional and personal reasons, I went to an addiction doctor, and slept on my father's couch. About a week later, it was suggested I go to an AA or NA meeting. I happened to love the program and the 12 steps. My fiance tried on the AA and NA stuff, probably to pacify me, and he doesn't like it. ... (11 replies)
... amounts of alcohol. I'll talk to my sponsor but I think I'm going to have to bite the bullet and go back in as a newcomer and start my time over. Maybe not with AA but I think I will with NA. I haven't touched a drop, smoked a smoke of any sort, or snorted a thing since 1991... ... (31 replies)
... they believe in letting the body heal with time and support. That is why i attend more NA meetings. I was running across way too many people that claimed they were "sober" and had years in, but where on oxycontin for pain? ... (6 replies)
... This thread is such an inspiration. You have all taken major steps toward living life intoxicant free. I was clean six days before my first meeting and felt like I didn't know a thing about a thing. Everything was SO scary, and I felt like such a bonehead. I didn't want to think I had a problem, I was just going to appease those around me. Afterall, I had five days, that meant... (10 replies)
Faith Vs. Drugs
Mar 29, 2004
... The whole premise of the 12 steps of AA and NA is to help people discover and build a conscious contact with God as one sees God. ... (10 replies)
Choice vs. Disease
Feb 26, 2004
... Jeffie, I have the same feeling about those meetings, however, I have only been to 1 NA and a handful of AA. Most everyone, though, keeps telling me to give it another chance, go to 6 meetings before you make up your mind, yada yada yada. ... (17 replies)
... in your current situation.these people know what you are deakling with and sre by far,the ones you really do need to have in your life right by going to AA you can find a sponser,this is a person you choose,or they will offer,to be the biggest source of your support right now. ... (11 replies)
... Hey dschne, :wave: I'll second BeginAgains Amen. I too love the 12 step program. Mine is CA - Cocaine Anonymous. We use the AA Big Book and of course AA/NA/CA are basically the same. I love meetings and the unconditional acceptance as an addict that I get there. It is/was uncomfortable going in the beginning. But I looked at it like starting to a new school or first days... (10 replies)
... nization called PILLS ANONYMOUS. I've only ever heard of NA and AA. Does anyone have experience with PA and what are your thoughts? ... (5 replies)
... d symptoms for 17 more. I'm now into day 54. You might want to think about getting some support, aa or na. ... (31 replies)
... Hey ggrl yes I remeber you and am very glad you remeber me I think I was jst starting the SUB when I came to these boards.Well it seemed like abot 1.5 to 2 yrs I was on the SUB and I also abused it was suppose to be on 8mg a day was taking up to 3 of those orange 8mg a day along with 2-3 10mg ambien and 4mg xanax every night talk about messed up and insanity THATS INSANITY at... (10 replies)
... I want to thank you so much for posting this. I know it may sound so simple to some, but the whole "12 step idea" has been something I've been so dead-set against for a long time. I've been abusing pain meds. off and on for nearly 4 yrs. now (I've stopped for a few months here and there- the longest being 10 mos. off since I first started taking them), but I'm just now... (10 replies)
... Congrats, I noticed that you were taking benzos also. I recently got clean of the pain meds but had bad anxiety, my dr put me on Klonopin, he rxed me 1mg 2 times a day, I have never taken that amount. I'm currently taking about .5mg a day ".25 x 2", my problem is that i seem to not get below that amount. I want off of this last thing ASAP, Can you or anyone help, Kev (10 replies)
... I have been reading these boards a long time and have posted a few times back when banker and a few others were on here.Well I justed wanted to share my thoughts and experiences thus far on all this. I was addicted to hydrocodone alot of it too 400mgs a day plus and then went on sub well the doc left me on the sub for over a year and yes i felt much better but needed off the... (10 replies)
ADD Vs. Pot!?!
Oct 25, 2004
... thanks for the input!! i have tried local aa and na. only to find that these meetings give an addict more connection to newer drugs to abuse, as well as new people to get high with. ... (4 replies)
... please stop beating yourself up!! I am a recovering junkie, been sober 15years. I must take pain meds to keep from going insane with pain. There are those in AA or NA who say I am not sober or clean, but let them walk a mile in my shoes and see what they would do. ... (35 replies)

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