Reflective Account On Substance Abuse

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Reading about different substances and the abuse of them this week hit home with me. I was introduced to alcoholism at a young age within my family. Substance use disorders is a pattern of maladaptive behaviors and reactions brought about by repeated use of a substance, sometimes also including tolerance for the substance and withdrawal reactions. I think a person can become very dependent on a substance and if they cannot have it they may become angry and very upset. Once they develop a tolerance for the substance they will begin to need more and more as they build the tolerance. No matter the substance it can have a huge impact on a person and the people around them. I understand enjoying a drink occasionally but there is a fine line to wanting
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