Drug Addicts were once thought to have behavioral problems; after all, they made the decision to use drugs, and therefore there is a problem with their choices. However, Drug addiction is now considered a chronic brain disorder, because many Drug Addicts have chemical imbalances in their brains that influence their judgment, decision-making abilities, and self-control.
A new study published in the journal Psychopharmacology seeks to provide insight into what influences the behavior of drug addicts. The study found that drug users are strongly motivated to seek rewards, but they also have an impaired ability to … Read More
This article What Causes Risk-Taking Behavior in Drug Addicts? originally published at Daily Free Health Articles and Natural Health Advice by Jon Yaneff, CNP.