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... It sounds like you have been through a lot. Alcohol can cause a lot of problems and not be so obvious. ... (18 replies)
... Which of course made me feel stupid and weak for admitting it to her, because she didn't seem to understand what I was talking about. She always comes across as a very strong, capable and opinionated person and she doesn't ever seem to have the insecurities that I often have. ... (18 replies)
... I have a friend... not a really good friend, but someone who I have been seeing a bit more of recently. She's an incredibly bright, talented and productive person and to the outside eye, seems to have everything... ... (18 replies)

... I see it as your friend having prejudice against people who speak about their emotional insecurities and that's why she would dare go there, even drunk. ... (18 replies)
... Do you think you would still be an alcoholic if she wasn't a meddler? ... (18 replies)
... Thank you! I try to give my 2 cents when I can, I know people here have helped me a lot so I want to do what I can. What are you on Suboxone for may I ask? ... (4 replies)
... Wheninrome, I have read a lot of your posts, and you are hilarious!! LOL Plus you give very good advice, in a way that it's easy to understand.. The advice you gave to the guy on crack was perfect.. I'm on sub, been on it for 3 weeks.. now at 10 mgs a day.. ... (4 replies)
... I'm also interested in what family members GAIN by having an alcoholic in the midst. In other words, by focusing on you and your problem, is it possible that they feel better about themselves, which puts them in a "one-up" position and you in the down position? (That being said, I'm not condoning bad behavior at all and you are responsible for your actions.) Because the... (18 replies)
... exactly right! my meeting friday night was on this is a family disease. ... (18 replies)
... find online is highly confusing and potentially dangerous. Telling people who drink once a year that they are alcoholics is just plain silly, and telling people who drink too much that they will die imminently is highly irresponsible since it will cause stress, which could well lead to more drinking. ... (7 replies)
... and started when someone gave me a couple for a headache. I should know I am an addictive personality, but of course, I used up those one a day and started ordering from the internet dealer. ... (21 replies)
... I've been taking both Effexor XR and Ativan since 2003 now, since I was 17 years old. It's really bittersweet because, at the time I was such a wreck... ... (4 replies)
... years. He is such a great person but I think he has a drinking problem. ... (6 replies)
... It's comforting to be able to type this and know that others who have been in my position will be reading it. ... (10 replies)
... I was hoping some of you could answer a question for me... I have a family member who is an alcoholic and I am wondering what withdrawel symptoms an alcoholic would go thru if they quit cold turkey? ... (2 replies)
... Thanks SO MUCH for sharing the details of your life. It's so great to have a much clearer image of just who is this person writing me and others! ... (2 replies)
... I hope that you are feeling bit better each day and know you can and will gets there. I have not been addicted but I was once a crisis counselor who granted did not work in a rehab setting but did see quite a few beautiful souls who were in the grip of addiction. ... (29 replies)
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Nov 15, 2004
... I may seem like the LAST person to be offering advice. ... (8 replies)
... I am a girlfriend of a very wonderful man who unfortunately has a drinking problem. He has, however, decided for his own reasons to work at sobriety. ... (4 replies)
... Well.... if you want to read it, this is my whole story.. it's a bit long, but margine8, we are in such similar places. Thankfully, mine doesn't do the disappearing act yet... ... (29 replies)

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