Articles in Category: Addiction
People generally associate addiction to drugs and alcohol. The term addiction however includes much more. One could be addicted to food, internet, gambling and even sex. What you may consider a habit or source of entertainment may in reality be an addiction. Here's how you can identify if someone is struggling with addiction.
Addiction is the habitual compulsion to use a substance, or to engage in an activity without much regard for its detrimental effects on a person's physical, mental, financial, social and spiritual well-being.
Types of addictions
Addiction can be bifurcated in two; drug addiction and behavioural addiction.