"Addiction" Essays and Research Papers

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  • Causes & Recovery from Chemical Addiction

    RECOVERY FROM CHEMICAL ADDICTION The Causes & Recovery From Chemical Addiction Dozier‚ Tommy O Argosy University/Atlanta The Causes & Recovery From Chemical Addiction 2 Chemical addiction is the least researched in the medical field. The problem is that chemical addiction is a growing epidemic in urban cities. Chemical addiction has many names‚ but everyone agrees that it is an enormous problem. Chemical addiction can be treated and

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  • Essay about Alcoholism and Drug Addiction

    FORWARDING CERTIFICATE Ms Bandana Grover has been permitted to write a project on “Alcoholism and Drug Addiction” for B.A. LL.B. (Hons) Internal Evaluation of Amity Law School‚ Sector – 125‚ Noida‚ AUUP. Date: 10th October 2011 Ms. Mokshdha Bhushan Lecturer Amity Law School AUUP Noida - 201301 Introduction Alcoholism and Drug Addiction may be conceptualized as crime without victim that is‚ addict himself is the victim who becomes a prey of its misuse. This

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  • Drugs -Tolerance,Dependence,Addiction and Treatment

    Drugs -Tolerance‚Dependence‚Addiction and Treatment. There can be a great deal of confusion surrounding the words addiction‚ physical dependence‚ and tolerance. People will use these words as if they are referring to the exact thing‚ but there is a significant difference between them . Misunderstandings about these terms can not only be confusing for the general public but also many in the medical profession. One of the main culprits blamed for this confusion is the fact that the Diagnostic and

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  • Discuss Bruce Alexander's Theory Of Addiction

    world has looked at addiction as the drugs being the issue and then evolved to being a medical problem. Professor Bruce Alexander has done extensive research and brought a whole new light to addiction. He has challenged previous findings and blown previous conclusions about addiction out of the water. His theory has been tested in a real world situation and has shown great benefits.  Theory of Addiction: Changing the Way We Look at Addiction When one thinks of addiction they often refer to the

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  • Sexual Addiction: Sex Addicts Anonymous

    University of Nevada‚ Las Vegas Sexual Issues 2 The topic I chose for my paper is “Sexual Addiction” because a friend whose husband I know has the issue and her husband is recovering with the help of therapy and Sex Addicts Anonymous. Sexual addiction or compulsive sexual behavior‚ which can be used interchangeably according Eli Coleman‚ is defined as “when sex can be taken to its obsessive and compulsive extremes.” Sexual

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  • Best Time To Seek Addiction Treatment

    People often have questions concerning addiction treatment‚ yet don’t know where to turn for the answers. They often aren’t comfortable calling a rehab clinic‚ as they worry they might be pressured into something they are not ready for yet. As a result‚ they don’t research the answers any further and allow their addiction to continue unchecked. They feel this is the easier path. Certain questions come up again and again when a person reaches this stage‚ thus these questions are addressed below‚ so

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  • Teen Drug Addiction: a Chronic Ilness

    Teen Drug Addiction; a Chronic Disease Teen Drug Addiction: a Chronic Illness Drug addiction is a chronic disease‚ associated with mental illnesses‚ and similar to other chronic diseases such as type II diabetes‚ cancer and cardiovascular disease. No one chooses to be a drug addict or to develop heart disease. In my paper‚ I am going to research some issues of teenage substance abuse and examine some of the biological factors that cause drug abuse and addiction. I will

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  • Drug Addiction Problem Solution Paper

    Drug Addiction During the month of May‚ a group of Neenah High School students competed in the Greenbay half marathon. This is a group of kids in the Runner’s High class at Neenah High School to help prevent use of drugs‚ and help kids fighting addiction. According to dictionary.com‚ addiction is the state of being enslaved to a habit or practice or to something that is psychologically or physically habit-forming‚ as narcotics‚ to such an extent that its cessation causes severe trauma. Addiction

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  • Relapse: Understanding The Impact Of Addiction And Recovery

    Understanding the impact of addiction — whether it be an addiction to alcohol‚ opioid painkillers‚ narcotic street drugs‚ marijuana or methamphetamines — can be a wake-up call for someone who’s still on the fence about recovery. If you’ve already gotten clean and sober‚ statistics can remind you of where you’ve been in the past‚ and how far you’ve come in your recovery journey. On the other hand‚ statistics aren’t always helpful for addicts who are currently in treatment or thinking about getting

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  • Adolescent Treatment Programs for Drug Addiction

    Adolescent Treatment Programs for Drug Addiction Adolescent Drug Treatment Programs for Addiction will differ from state to state and even from locale to locale‚ focusing on the drug problems manifesting themselves in that area at any one time. One would think that drug abuse among teens would be mostly uniform nationwide. It isn’t. Drug treatment programs must adjust their programs to address their local challenges Because of this; adolescent drug treatment programs are some of the most

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