The Definition Of Addiction

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We have all heard the term “addiction” or “addict” tossed around when describing someone’s habits or personality. Each person has his own definition of this word, usually assumed with drugs or alcohol and reasonably so. According to “Drug use is on the rise in this country and 23.5 million Americans are addicted to alcohol and drugs.” Most addicts may not even know they are addicted. Some people just have to rely on other things to get them by. Dependence on drugs and alcohol aren’t good for one’s self or family. Most people probably have an addiction even if it’s small and unnoticeable. Then, there are those who are in denial and know they have one and may not want or be able to stop. These people are the most common and don’t really notice
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