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Your Genes and Addiction

In order to reduce stigma and combat addiction effectively, it is vital that we look to the research and science.

Article posted by Drew, Community Lead, Middlesbrough.

In order to reduce stigma and combat addiction effectively, it is vital that we look to the research and science and share this with the wider population. Awareness of addiction is important to both the individuals dealing with substance use disorders as well as the general population. More awareness tackles stigma allowing individuals combating addiction to feel less judged, shamed and stressed.

Have a read: https://www.health.harvard.edu/blog/your-genes-and-addiction-2019012815730 


By : Recovery Connections