Profile of Addiction by Profession
Who is prone to addiction?
It’s a question professionals have been asking for ages, and at the moment, there are no clear-cut answers. In fact, until recently, experts struggled to even define addiction. Did it come about due to lack of willpower? Was it a physical ailment? Did a mental illness cause the problem?
That debate was finally put to rest just a few years ago, when the National Institute on Drug Abuse unveiled this formal definition: