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Phases Of Addiction

Few people take their first dose of a drug-- illegal or legal-- with the hope of getting addicted. Yet for 2009, the U.S. Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration declares that 23.5 million people sought some form of treatment for read more...



4 months ago

One in five adult Americans have normally stayed with an alcohol dependent relative while growing up.

In general, these children are at greater threat for having psychological problems than children whose parents are not alcoholics. Alcohol dependence runs in families, and children of alcoholics are 4 times more likely than other children to emerg read more...