Why Do People Become Addicted?
Transfers of addiction &/or taking two or more drugs at a time.
Who becomes a cross-addict?
Family history with addiction and abuse, genetics
Religion & Culture
In some cultures, drinking is a custom.
Some start out as casual drinkers, then eventually become addicts.
- drinking alone
- sneaking morning drinks
- feel the need to drink
- irritable when drinking
- drink to get drunk
- drink to enjoy parties
- drinking make you moody
- black out while drinking
- 12 steps groups
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