Provides scientific research on the nature and extent of inhalant abuse, its potential health consequences, and hazards of chemicals found in commonly abused inhalants.
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Published: May 1999
Revised: July 2012
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As a result of scientific research, we know that addiction is a disease that affects both brain and behavior.