It appears you have not yet Signed Up with our community. To Sign Up for free, please click here....



Addiction & Recovery Message Board


Post New Thread   Closed Thread
LinkBack Thread Tools
Old 09-24-2004, 10:54 AM   #1
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Sep 2004
Posts: 187
tenagain HB User
Concerned family member

I suspect my stepson is using crack or meth. Are there tell-tale signs of use?

He is an adult and does not live with us, in fact he's homeless and moving from friend to friend until he wears out his welcome, he's very close to living in the street, he's burned his bridges with us (lying and stealing). I know that what I've described is typical of an addict, but I'm wondering about physical signs or other signs to support my theory.

Thanks!

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Old 09-24-2004, 12:09 PM   #2
Senior Veteran
 
Join Date: Jul 2004
Location: Wisconsin
Posts: 503
vamp36 HB Uservamp36 HB User
Re: Concerned family member

Crack and meth and cocaine gives the person ALOT of energy. Other signs can be, not eating, not sleeping. Huge pupils, and eyelids will be open really wide. Some people tend to talk ALOT as well. Good luck to you.

 
Sponsors Lightbulb
   
Closed Thread

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Board Replies Last Post
rape/family member? julie39180 Rape / Sexual Abuse 12 11-25-2010 05:30 AM
Family Member with Severe Personality Disorder - Please Help! lovelyfriend Family & Friends of the Mentally Ill 2 10-20-2009 09:43 AM
Entire family has been sick for a month tristana Colds & Flu 13 02-06-2009 12:46 PM
Should I be concerned? megss Back Problems 5 11-25-2008 09:11 PM
What To Do If You Even THINK! A Family Member Has Alzheimer's! moonflower3127 Alzheimer's Disease & Dementia 7 10-31-2008 11:37 AM




Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is Off
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off




Sign Up Today!

Ask our community of thousands of members your health questions, and learn from others experiences. Join the conversation!

I want my free account

All times are GMT -7. The time now is 09:27 AM.



Site owned and operated by HealthBoards.comô
Terms of Use © 1998-2014 HealthBoards.comô All rights reserved.
Do not copy or redistribute in any form!