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Search terminology

When searching for this topic try these keywords:  illegal drugs; illicit drugs; non-prescription drugs; addiction; substance-abuse; alcoholism; alcoholics; treament; 

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In Our Library

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Drugs and Alcohol


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How to search Twitter

Health topics are current news, and you can find resources streaming through Twitter feeds. Here's how. When you search for a keyword you can choose to include the # sign. This is called a hashtag.

twitter hashtag = #keyword

Example:  #recovery     To search for other hashtags go to


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Blogs on Addiction

An Addict in our Son’s Bedroom

    A blog by the parents of an OxyContin addict.

Blinded by Love for J

    A mother and wife blogs about her experiences with addiction, divorce, illness, and death.

Diving Into the Mind of a Recovering Addict

A young man details his recovery from OxyContin addiction.

Hurting Parents – Addicted Son

    A blog by the mother of an addict.

Mom Trying to Detach with Love

A mother blogs about the ups and downs of her sons addiction to opiates.

Mom vs. Heroin

    A frank discussion on heroin addiction by the mother of a heroin addict.

OxyContin & Opiate Addiction: A Mother’s Story

    The mother of an OxyContin addict shares stories and raises awarness.

Addiction Recovery Blog

The Immortal Alcoholic

List of 50 blogs


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