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Dealing with Addiction

There are physical addiction signs of an addict such as inability to sleep, awake at unusual times, loss of or increased in appetite, cold, sweaty palms, shaking hands, unusual smells on breath, body or clothes, nausea, vomiting or excessive sweating and irregular heartbeat. There are also psychological addiction signs that include the use of drugs or alcohol as a way to forget problems or to relax, problems with schoolwork, slipping grades or absences, changes in friendships, such as hanging out only with friends who used substances, stealing or selling belongings to be able to afford drugs, anxiety, suffering from anger or depression, and withdrawal or keeping secrets from family and friends.

Dealing with Addiction