When I was growing up, I never had a problem with alcohol or illegal substances. My outlet for dealing with stress and anxiety was always food. Luckily, I have good genetics and played competitive sports,
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Even though it’s a horrible question for me to answer (because I don’t want to answer either way), I appreciate knowing that someone cares. Let me handle the awkwardness of the question and let’s end stigma
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