Examining the contributing factors in addiction

addiction, and therefore, the broad social environment in which substance abuse evolves must be considered alongside genetic predispositions and parenting problems.

Moving forward, researchers hope to replicate their findings in a less homogenous sample and find ways to integrate the unique factors each individual brings to addiction in order to create a more accurate model of addiction.

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Examining the contributing factors in addiction
In an effort to understand what makes someone susceptible to substance abuse, researchers from the Department of Psychology at Marshall University studied the integral role that childhood trauma can play in later substance use.
Topher Avery
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Addiction Now