Drug Abuse and Drug Addiction

Drug Abuse and Drug Addiction Addictions Drug abuse is the use of a substance, be it a “street” or prescription drug, to get high or gain pleasure or benefit. This is distinct from a usual prescription plan formed with a medical provider, which involves taking a...

Gambling Addiction

Gambling Addiction Addictions Some people enjoy gambling as they would enjoy a game, but for certain people it can become an addiction as powerful as any drug. A gambling addiction can interfere with any major area of life such as work, school, family, or finances....

Alcohol Abuse

Alcohol abuse Addictions When alcohol begins to consistently cause problems in a person’s life, it is termed alcohol abuse. This can include problems with your health, your education, your work, or your family. Alcohol abuse for one person may mean drinking every day,...

Smoking / Vaping

Smoking / Vaping Addictions Quitting smoking/vaping is the single most important thing you can do to improve your health. The best reason to quit smoking/vaping is that quitting reduces your risk of dying. Smoking/vaping causes 1 in 5 deaths in the United States every...