Understand Addiction and Its Causes
You must understand alcohol or drug addiction and their causes before you can overcome them. The factors that lead to substance abuse and addiction are different for each person. We explain how drugs affect your body, the reasons people turn to them and how to recover from alcoholism and other substance use disorders.
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