The Science of Addiction

Drugs, Brains, and Behavior: The Science of Addiction

This new, 30-page, full-color booklet explains in layman’s terms how science has revolutionized the understanding of drug addiction as a brain disease that affects behavior. 

The ‘Science of Addiction’ booklet discusses the reasons people take drugs, why some people become addicted while others do not, how drugs work in the brain, and how addiction can be prevented and treated.

The booklet is available to read, download or order at: http://www.drugabuse.gov/scienceofaddiction/

http://www.drugabuse.gov/scienceofaddiction/sciofaddiction.pdf

Publication Year: 2007

Publisher

National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA)
6001 Executive Boulevard
Bethesda, md 20892
Phone: 301-443-1124
Website: http://www.nida.nih.gov

Advertisements

.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s