CONTENTS:- 1. Introduction. 2. Hard and soft drugs. 3. Psychoactive Drug. 4. Stimulant. 5. Alcohol. 6. Recreational drug use. 7. Caffeine. 8. Drug Abuse. 9. Prohibition (drugs). 10. War on Drugs. 11. Opium Wars. 12. Illegal drug trade. 13. Opioid. 14. Morphine. 15. Opium. 16. Drug Injection. 17. Heroin. 18. Codeine. 19. Holism. 20. Sedative. 21. Drug Overdose. 22. Depression (mood). 23. Combined Drug Intoxication. 24. Opiate. 25. Self-Medication. 26. List of Drug-Related Deaths.
Addiction is a term used to describe a devotion, attachment, dedication, inclination, etc. nowadays, however, the term addiction is used to describe a recurring compulsion by an individual to engage in some specific activity, despite harmful consequences to the individual’s health, mental state or social life. The term is often reserved for drug addictions but it is sometimes applied to other compulsions, such as problem gambling, and compulsive overeating. Factors that have been suggested as causes of addiction include genetic, biological/pharmacological and social factors.