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Drug addiction is a brain disease. Although initial drug use might be voluntary, drugs of abuse have been shown to alter gene expression and brain circuitry, which in ...
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Cigarette smoking kills an estimated 440,000 U.S. citizens each year—more than alcohol, illegal drug use, homicide, suicide, car accidents, and AIDS combined.
Medications That Treat Opioid Addiction Do Not Impair Liver Health. December 2013. A trial of buprenorphine/naloxone (Bup/Nx) showed no evidence that the medicine was ...
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What are the medical consequences of drug addiction? ... Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction
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Inhalant abusers risk an array of other devastating medical consequences. The highly concentrated chemicals in solvents or aerosol sprays can induce irregular and ...