Understanding Addiction, 1st Edition

  • Heather C. Hudak
  • Published By: BrightPoint Press
  • ISBN-10: 1682829820
  • ISBN-13: 9781682829820
  • DDC: 616.85
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2021 | Published/Released November 2020
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2021

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Addiction causes a craving for a substance such as drugs or alcohol. People come to depend on the substance and start to use more of it. This book explores what causes addiction, how addiction can affect people’s lives, and how it can be treated.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Copyright Page.
1: At a Glance.
2: The Path to Addiction.
3: What Is Addiction?.
4: How Does Addiction Affect People?.
5: How Does Addiction Affect Society?.
6: How Is Addiction Treated?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Image Credits.
About the Author.