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Living with an Addict

Living with an Addict

If you love someone with an addiction, you’re no stranger to stress and sadness. Whether staging an intervention, suggesting a therapist, getting family counseling, or another addiction treatment, there are things you can do to help your loved one!

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12:46PM PDT on Jul 15, 2013

Thanx for the guidance, much needed as my own health is beginning to suffer due to a loved one's addiction....
Finger's crossed they will seek help soon...

10:24AM PDT on May 1, 2013

ty

6:17AM PDT on Apr 17, 2013

I suppose I'm addicted to Care2...

11:41PM PST on Feb 22, 2013

I'm married to an addict and the past five years that we have been married, have broght about some frightening experiences relating to drug. My brother in law and sister in law are both addicts as well, thus, it's even more difficult for one to attempt to quit, when the other two have no desire. It's been awful, and both men have escaped from court ordered rehabilitation without consequences.

7:24PM PST on Feb 22, 2013

Ditto Ben, I was just about to say the same thing.

8:12AM PST on Feb 22, 2013

I could never live with an addict!

12:47PM PDT on Sep 13, 2012

no thanks , I could never trust an addict no matter who they are to me

7:40AM PDT on Sep 12, 2012

Living with an addict is nightmarish for the rest of the people in the household.

6:20PM PDT on Sep 1, 2012

Thanks for the reminder to take care of myself...I can't do it for them!

11:40AM PDT on Aug 31, 2012

thanks

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