Addiction & Life Expectancy
Addictions, except having disastrous effects on your current situation, can also significantly shorten your life. This addiction calculator that tells you how long you would live if you were addicted and how much shorter it would be compared to an average.
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What Behavior Changes During Active Addiction is Like As you know, addiction is a chronic disease that centers in the brain. The brain is responsible for all actions and choices a person makes, including using drugs and alcohol. In the beginning, addictive substances are usually used for fun or to relieve pain. However, drug use […]
Narcissistic Personality Disorder & Addiction: Getting Help For a Loved One with NPD & Substance Abuse
What is Narcissistic Personality Disorder? Everyone likes to get praise or acknowledgment for doing a good job. But some take it to the next level. Internalizing a constant need for a supply of praise and acknowledgment, it changes them profoundly. Some may bring up an accomplishment in order to start a conversation. This on the […]
Addiction is easier to fight when it's identified and intervened on in the early stages. When an individual comes to treatment early, before they hit the rock bottom, it is easier for them to overcome their addiction. Overcoming drug addiction is the greatest and the best thing a person can do for themselves. Once they […]
Methamphetamine misuse and abuse can lead to addiction. Users may suffer brain damage, including memory loss and an increasing inability to grasp abstract thoughts. It causes medical problems, including making your body temperature so high that you may pass out, severe itching, thinking and emotional problems, and meth mouth.