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AskanAddict.com is intended to provide addiction support and advice in a non-judgmental way so that the addict or anyone else that's been affected by an addict will know there are many who understand and eliminate the feeling of being alone. Ask an Addict knows it may be hard to talk with family and friends as many times they just don’t understand. Many have fractured those important relationships in life during active addiction. When it comes to seeking information, likeness, and establishing a strong recovery program who better to ask then someone who has been there! At Ask an Addict we listen and learn, together. Whether your an addict, a recovering addict or have been affected by an addict, we all have that common denominator of addiction.

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This is a blog post written by someone I know personally who struggles with her son's addiction. I related to it totally and it was the most helpful thing I read in a long time..a must read for us moms..http://www.floridabeachrehab.com/the-art-of-saying-no/

Posted: 03/29/2015 8:19 AM

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Well, my son stopped himself before hitting the gutter this time. Yesterday and today were both clean days. Something must have clicked for him. I no longer hold my breath, but am learning to take "one day at a time". The 12 steps work, whether you are in AA, NA, Al-Anon, Nar-Anon, they do work!!

Posted: 03/22/2015 9:29 PM

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