Posted by pmtanya
Drug addiction is a serious mental illness that requires professional treatment, and yet there are many myths about addiction that are still being perpetuated.
Here we take a closer look at 10 addiction myths and debunk them once and for all:
1. If drugs have been prescribed, they are somehow ‘safe’.
Although this is the case when prescribed doses are adhered to, it is often easy to exceed doses particularly when taking pain relief. Some prescription drugs are obviously more hazardous as others and many are potentially addictive.