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No-Apologies “Carefrontation”

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Is there anything more heartbreaking than listening to and watching people in program who simply can’t seem to get and stay abstinent? Day after day, month after month, they show up at meetings, but the gift of abstinence eludes them. Compulsive eaters can become so physically sick that they will swear off the abuse for a little while, but a temporary respite may be only a lull before the next storm. When their bodies recover enough, the assault begins all over again. Even worse, chronic slippers can be so hypersensitive that, just when they most need assistance, they interpret the

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