Addicts: Can Alcohol Addiction Develop Due To Genetics?

Addicts: Can Alcohol Addiction Develop Due To Genetics?

For decades, scientists have wondered if alcohol addiction is genetic or not; the answer is more complex than one may think. According to the American Psychiatric Association, addiction is “…a complex condition, a brain disease that is manifested by compulsive substance use despite harmful consequence.” These individuals will keep abusing alcohol and drugs, even when…

Most Recent Young Adult Drug Addiction Facts

Most Recent Young Adult Drug Addiction Facts

It’s no surprise that since marijuana has become legalized in several states that addiction has risen in recent years. This is particularly true in college-aged young adults. Vaping has also increased, with some people having fatal results from smoking a black market product. These concerning facts, along with others, are the main focus of today’s…