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Addictions - Different Types, How to Quit and More
Your guide to addiction treatment, diagnosis and general advice, including approaches to understanding addiction, harm reduction, access to services, and  ...
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Addiction Types, Characteristics, Behaviors & Severity - Addictions
There are many different types of addiction. Understanding the addictive process and the danger signs can help you to tell the difference between addictive ...
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How to Talk to an Addict - Addictions - About.com
Jun 18, 2014 ... No-one automatically knows how to talk to someone with an addiction. Although people who have lived and worked with people with addictions ...
http://addictions.about.com/od/communicationtips/tp/communicationtips.htm
How to Help Addicts - Addictions - About.com
Guidance on how to help addicts, including how to support a loved one with an addiction and how to care for yourself. Explains what to expect when you suggest  ...
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The Difference Between an Addiction and a Compulsion - Addictions
Jun 9, 2014 ... Explains the difference between addictions and compulsions.
http://addictions.about.com/od/howaddictionhappens/a/addcompulsion.htm
Alcohol & Drug Information - NCADD
As the nation's number one health problem, addiction strains the economy, the health care system, the criminal justice system, and threatens job security, public  ...
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What Is Addiction? - Addictions - About.com
Aug 4, 2008 ... Clear, concise definition of addiction, covering both substance and behavioral addictions. Includes examples of addictive behaviors and ...
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Addiction - Psychology - About.com
Addiction is marked by drug-seeking behaviors in addition to the abuse of psychoactive substances...
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What Is Drug Addiction? - Alcoholism - About.com
May 16, 2014 ... Drug addiction has been characterized by the National Institute on Drug Abuse as a complex and chronic brain disease that can cause ...
http://alcoholism.about.com/cs/drugs/f/drug_faq02.htm
Gambling Addiction - Casino Gambling - About.com
Addiction is a compulsive need. What starts as a pleasurable experience turns into an uncontrollable destructive craving. Some people become addicted to ...
http://casinogambling.about.com/cs/problemgambling/a/problem.htm
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