Drug Addiction Treatment

Treatment


The addiction to drugs is a long-lasting illness that is characterized by compulsive or uncontrollable, drug seeking and use despite harmful effects and changes in the brain that can last for a long time. The changes to the brain could lead to harmful behaviors seen in people who use drugs. The addiction to drugs is also a chronic disease that can relapse. Relapse refers to the returning to addiction following a successful attempt to quit.
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What is drug addiction? —

Can drug addiction be treated?


It's true, but it's not simple. Because addiction is a lifelong disease, people can't simply quit using drugs for a couple of days and then be completely cured. The majority of patients require long-term or ongoing treatment to quit completely and recover their lives.
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