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Addiction: Was I Born This Way?

Addiction: Was I born this way? With drug or alcohol addiction, there is no single factor determining if a person will develop dependency on drugs or alcohol. It is true that a person may be more likely to become an addict over another because of a genetic predisposition. Even though an “addiction [...]

Binge Drinking

Binge Drinking Binge drinking is the consumption of a large amount of alcohol with the goal of getting drunk. The National Institute of Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism defines binge drinking as drinking alcohol to the level that brings the blood alcohol concentration (BAC) to .08 gram percent or above. For [...]

Prescription Opiate Drugs

Prescription Opiate Drugs Prescription opiate drugs and heroin have become an epidemic problem with drug addiction. Opioid overdose deaths are rampant with 20,101 prescription pain reliever overdose deaths and 12,990 overdose deaths related to heroin in 2015. Opioids are drugs prescribed for pain relief by a doctor. These drugs provide many people the [...]