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  • Xanax Withdrawal
    Xanax Withdrawal

    Xanax is the brand name drug for alprazolam — a benzodiazepine used to treat anxiety disorders and panic disorder. Xanax is extremely habit-forming and can lead to physical dependence when...

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  • Morphine – Purpose, Abuse, Withdrawal, and Treatment Options
    Morphine – Purpose, Abuse, Withdrawal, and Treatment Options

    Morphine is a habit-forming drug that carries a high risk for tolerance, dependence, and addiction. People who become dependent on morphine often face a difficult time with stopping this drug...

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  • Tramadol – Purpose, Abuse, Withdrawal, and Treatment Options
    Tramadol – Purpose, Abuse, Withdrawal, and Treatment Options

    Tramadol is a prescription drug with a risk for abuse and dependence, and can be habit-forming with prolonged use. People who become dependent on tramadol and who suddenly stop taking...

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  • What Are Examples of Addictive Behaviors?
    What Are Examples of Addictive Behaviors?

    Addiction is an epidemic that leaves countless Americans dead each year, but addiction isn't limited to drugs. Rather, there are many addictive behaviors that often take over someone's life in...

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  • How Do I Know If I Have An Addiction?
    How Do I Know If I Have An Addiction?

    When someone starts using drugs, they face a high risk of succumbing to addiction. However, addiction doesn't happen immediately and it doesn't affect everyone equally. Genetics, your frequency and intensity of...

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  • What are Behavioral Models of Addiction?
    What are Behavioral Models of Addiction?

    Throughout history, we've understood addiction in many ways that are fundamentally different. For a long time, the perception of addiction as a moral failing was uncontested. However, the scientific literature...

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