Drug Addiction Pathology
The term Substance Use Disorder implies the abnormal use and intake of drugs which leads to drug addiction. Recurrent usage of drugs affects the brain psychically and as well normal health, which in turn has an effect on the social life of the individual. Drugs are categorized into seven types namely: Stimulants, Depressants, Hallucinogens, Dissociatives, Opioids, Inhalants, and Cannabis. There are numerous drug addictions such as Alcoholism; Cocaine, Opioid, Amphetamine Use Disorders. Diagnosis is done with the help of medical reports, psychological assessment, physical examination and from concerned ones. Treatment involves detoxification which includes withdrawal from the drugs and stability effects; and psychological motivation to maintain abstinence from the intake of drugs. It is the individual’s mind to have a proper decision making towards good or bad and this has an impact on one’s well being. Addicts having a powerful mind can make a step to restrict themselves from drug usage.
- Track 1-1 Overview on Drugs
- Track 2-2 Types of Drug Addicts
- Track 3-3 Advances in Drug Addiction Treatment
- Track 4-4 Effect on Drugs On Mental and Physical Health
- Track 5-5 Legislation on Drug Use