Thursday, May 23, 2013
How to Help Your Daughter With a Drug Addiction
By Megan Smith
Drug addiction is a disease not unlike a cancer. It is impossible to take most drugs regularly without becoming addicted to them, and some individuals happen to be predisposed to addictive behaviors. Drug addiction usually refers to illegal drugs, but can also manifest itself in legal and over-the-counter drugs, including cigarettes, alcohol, caffeine, and amphetamines, which are found in prescription drugs like Adderall and Dexedrine. If your daughter has a drug addiction, it is important that you act quickly in order to determine the right course of action for her, which usually involves detox and a rehabilitation clinic.