Addiction

Addiction is a psychological and physical inability to stop consuming a chemical, drug, activity, or substance, even though it is causing psychological and physical harm.The term addiction does not only refer to dependence on substances such as heroin or cocaine. A person who cannot stop taking a particular drug or chemical has substance dependence. Some addictions also involve an inability to stop partaking in activities, such as gambling, eating, or working. In these circumstances, a person has a behavioral addiction. When a person experiences addiction, they cannot control how they use a substance or partake in an activity, and they become dependent on it to cope with daily life. In every abuse there is dependence, tolerance and withdrawal

Signs and Symptoms of Addiction

  • Uncontrollably seeking drugs
  • Uncontrollably engaging in harmful levels of habit-forming behavior
  • neglecting or losing interest in activities that do not involve the harmful substance or behavior
  • Relationship difficulties, which often involve lashing out at people who identify the dependency
  • Profound changes in appearance, including a noticeable abandonment of hygiene
  • increased risk-taking, both to access the substance or activity and while using it or engaging in it

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