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addict

a person who is addicted, esp to narcotic drugs
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Last week about 350 drug addicted individuals were also collected from this area and shifted to this center.
Summary: A girl was found addicted to tramadol pills after her mother gave it to children for minor ailments.
Can we be happy with the rest of our family and friends and still feel comfortable loving our addicted children?
Raihana Haidari said unfortunately, the individuals addicted to drugs did not disclose the facts and trauma they faced.
This strange request comes from an aggrieved father whose 20- yearold son has become addicted to drugs and the family has exhausted all alternative but to seek a jail term to reform their son.
For instance, Faran, Saeed and Mohammad reported that 95 Percent of their addicted participants reported physical and sexual abuse in childhood.
So, do we just shrug at the cheater and say, "You have a moral problem," or do we look a little deeper to see if the person actually is addicted to sex?
We also work on enhancing the self esteem of family members through specialists to protect them from falling into the same trap," she said, adding that many wives also become addicted to drugs due to the pressures of having to maintain and care for husbands who are addicts.
Strong will is needed to quit, Brigadier Mahdi said, adding that they face the challenge of addicts becoming addicted to other opiate drugs during treatment.
If you're addicted to anything it's to the chase, but I get the feeling you could change if you wanted to, which means you're not a true addict.
Summary: In an attempt to change the treatment and perception of people who are addicted to drugs in Lebanon, the Lebanese Addiction Center "Skoun" and the Tripoli Bar Association on Tuesday launched a project for the "Greater Respect for Drug Addicts' Rights.