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Last Updated: July 4, 2022

Gangly Flamingo is meant to be a useful resource for consumers researching and seeking information about addiction topics and the experiences of others in the alcohol free community. This is general information about substance abuse, its challenges, and personal experiences with it, and these should not be treated as professional medical advice.

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