We explore the concept of psychological dependence on drugs versus physical dependence here.
Painkiller Addiction Causes: American Culture and Why We Think it’s Okay to be Addicted to Prescription OpioidsSeptember 17th, 2013
A painkiller can be a problem, not a cure, for pain. In fact, painkillers kill tens of thousands of patients every year. How did this come about? More from personal injury lawyer Richard P. Console Jr. here.
If you choose to stay with an addicted or alcoholic husband, things have to change. Learn how to make the first step in living a life a recovery from codependency here.
What does it mean to be “almost addicted”? Are those who do not meet clinical diagnostic standards for addiction still OK? We explore here.
YES. Molly (MDMA) can be addictive. This derivative of methamphetamine alters the chemical responses of neurotransmitters and can cause euphoric effect which compels use. More on psychological and physical dependence on Molly here.
YES. You can easily become addicted to taking bath salt. More about what bath salt is made of, bath salt addictive-ness and the potential risks of bath salt here.
Can you get high off embalming fluid? How formaldehyde, methanol, and ethanol are being used as carriers for PCP here.
Yes, you can become addicted to ketamine. Statistics and information about ketamine abuse and addiction here.
No, acid is not an addictive drug. However, acid can have long-lasting health effects. Find out more about how acid affects the brain, plus more on adverse effects of taking LSD here.
No, you cannot get addicted to ibuprofen. But some drugs that are combined with ibuprofen such as oxycodone, hydrocodone, and pseudoephedrine can be addictive. Learn more about ibuprofen combination medications here.