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Old 06-03-2015, 10:40 PM
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Hi everybody.

Im 27 years old and I'm an addict.

I've been smoking weed since I was 16 years old, and have developed a cocaine habit over the last year and a half.

It has constantly kept me in a state of poverty. It has caused my emotions to go up and down. I've become erratic and introverted.

I've also come to the conclusion that all my friends do drugs.

I need help and I'm not ready to see a psyciatrist or attend a rehab. So i'm hoping to use this forum as a way to help deal with my issues.

Thank you for accepting me.
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Old 06-03-2015, 10:50 PM
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Hi gummiriot and welcome to SR. To admit that you are an addict is huge and sets you on the road to understanding and conquering that addiction. Well done for that, I wish I had the courage to admit that when I was 27! You will find lots of help and support here from people who know exactly what you are going through. You will also find a wealth of experience and knowledge through reading through the forums. Good on you for taking that huge first step
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Old 06-03-2015, 10:52 PM
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Welcome! There's a lot of great information and wisdom in this little online community!

Glad to see you!
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Old 06-03-2015, 10:54 PM
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Hi & welcome gummirot

Never done coke but I smoked pot for 30 years, so it's entirely possible to quit.

I had to make a few changes tho - changes in what I did for fun and who I had that fun with - I also got rid of all my paraphernalia.

It wasn't fun quitting - I was bad tempered and on edge, I sweated a little and I didn't sleep too well for a few days - but I got through it.

We have a marijuana forum here too - feel free to check it out and post there too

NEW! Marijuana Addiction - SoberRecovery : Alcoholism Drug Addiction Help and Information

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Old 06-04-2015, 02:40 PM
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Welcome to the Forum Gummiriot!!
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