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How do I convince my girlfriend she is a 30 yr pain pill addict?

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Dr. Stuart Wasser
Addiction Medicine

In brief: See below

You must first show her meaningful ways that the drug is harming her in the present.
Than ask her what value she gets from the drug that is worth the harm.

In brief: See below

You must first show her meaningful ways that the drug is harming her in the present.
Than ask her what value she gets from the drug that is worth the harm.
Dr. Stuart Wasser
Dr. Stuart Wasser
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Dr. Albert Pizzo
Family Medicine

In brief: Pain pill addict

This is a difficult task but can be life saving.
Google narconon.Org and browse this site for information on how to help your girlfriend. Go to a narconon meeting to get information about how to proceed. Your girl friend needs an intervention to get her into a rehab situation.

In brief: Pain pill addict

This is a difficult task but can be life saving.
Google narconon.Org and browse this site for information on how to help your girlfriend. Go to a narconon meeting to get information about how to proceed. Your girl friend needs an intervention to get her into a rehab situation.
Dr. Albert Pizzo
Dr. Albert Pizzo
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