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Unhappy Wanting to try... - March 23rd 2010, 08:21 PM

No one's pressuring me.

But...I'm so stressed.

Months, years of in and outs with the doctor's. They can't figure out what's wrong with me...I have loads of medical conditions. I have loads of stress at home to the point I have constant migranes and no matter what pain killers I take, they don't go away.

I told myself I would never try.. because I haven't seen my biological dad my whole life because he chose drugs over me. But...I just ....I don't know... want to. Idk what. But. I don't know. I've never had this feeling before. Like...what's it like to get high? Does it really make your problems go away?,......Is it as bad as they say....


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Re: Wanting to try... - March 24th 2010, 12:53 AM

Many people get into drugs and other not-good things because they feel like they can't cope with the stresses of their everyday lives anymore. However, it shows you are a stronger person if you can get by without the assistance of drugs and alcohol. I can understand where you're coming from, since both my parents have alcohol and drug addictions. I've seen how badly your life can spin out of control. Those images never leave you. For that reason alone, I will never try drugs. I hope that you can rise above your problems without drugs and I assure you, they are WORSE than what people say. Drugs numb your problems, but when that numbness goes away you're as fucked as before. It's worse, though, since you now know what it's like to have those problems seem less huge. And then what happens once you can't get that high anymore? You hit rock bottom and it's a slow and treacherous path back up. PM/VM me anytime if you want to talk. Take care.

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Re: Wanting to try... - March 24th 2010, 04:04 AM

I used to smoke pot etc when I was younger.. It was totally not worth it, it was honestly, the worst mistake I have ever made.. Please don't try it.



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Re: Wanting to try... - March 24th 2010, 05:09 AM

No, it definitely does not make your problems go away. It often turns into a crutch, and can end up making you feel even worse about your problems.

For me, smoking pot made me think. A lot. And if you want your problems to go away, smoking pot is most likely not going to make that happen. I'm not saying smoking pot is an awful thing (granted I don't do it anymore) but I really do not recommend using it to try to escape from problems in your life. You're much better off finding another way to do it without harming yourself in any way.
   
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Re: Wanting to try... - March 24th 2010, 10:19 PM

Do NOT use as a way to solve your problems.


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Re: Wanting to try... - March 26th 2010, 01:37 AM

Telling somebody to not do something does not help the situation. OP, don't you ever try drugs solely because you think your problems will go away. If that were the case, why are there so many drug addicts in the world? Pot has completely different effects on everybody if this is the drug you're specifying. For me, unless I pop a xanax nowadays, I tweak out majorly and think nothing but bad thoughts. If you wanna try drugs, just know you're opening a can of worms. Erowid.org has most of what you need to know. If you wanna do it, this is your choice. This is a very serious decision.
   
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Re: Wanting to try... - March 28th 2010, 12:56 AM

look. your questioning yourself on something that is life changing. when your about to do something as this extreme you have to be 100% and up before you try it. Your doubting yourself of making this choice. and quite frankly, since you are doubting yourself and not completly and utterly sure that you want to do this. then don't do it.


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Re: Wanting to try... - March 28th 2010, 06:48 PM

Drugs can cause more problems then they are worth.
Don't try to use them as an excuse to escape your problems.
They might just make more arise.
I'd avoid them and find a healthier solution to forget your pain.


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Re: Wanting to try... - April 4th 2010, 05:43 AM

Never use drugs to help with mental pain, i've done it before and it never turns out good. You just forget it for a few hours and its all back as soon as you come down.


I may get in trouble for this, but i used to get pretty bad head aches before i started smoking marijuana and i've had maybe 3 bad head aches in the past 2 years, and my sister who frequently gets migraines finds it does help as a solution to temporarily subside the pain.

I still don't suggest trying weed for your head aches, your only 14.
   
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