Inhalant use can cause serious long-term side effects, such as liver and kidney damage, hearing loss, and bone marrow damage.
Those dealing with ADHD may experiment with or abuse various substances to help manage their symptoms.
There are many reasons nurses may begin abusing drugs, including to manage stress.
Teenagers abuse drugs for a number of reasons, including to fit in or feel more comfortable in social situations.
Forming a positive mental attitude (PMA) helps recovering addicts believe in their own ability to recover and live a better life.
The Matrix Model utilizes various treatment approaches to help stimulant addicts recover.
Having an obsession is often much less harmful than having an addiction, however certain obsessions can be dangerous as well.
Admitting there is a problem and accepting help is no easy task, but the sooner you enter treatment the better your chances of recovery.
These abnormal addictions are to be taken just as seriously as other, more common addictions.
The five most commonly abused and addictive drugs may surprise you.