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addict

a person who is addicted, esp to narcotic drugs
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Have republics in practice been less addicted to war than monarchies?
In Sindh, the prisoners who are drug addicts have been separated from the common prisoners while the addicts and patients of HIV/AIDS, hepatitis and, other diseases are being diagnosed through screening through private labs.
"The addicts blackmail their families and emotionally exploit them.
"Phone Addicts" now replace drunk drivers as the ultimate threat on public roads, Zendrive claims.
Addicts don't use to feel better and have a good time (even though their use probably started out that way).
The demand was made after the district nazims took notice of the leaving of the centre by the addicts without prior permission.
The centre was established by a philanthropist belonging to Quetta a few years ago where the addicts are provided three-month treatment.
The department said that despite the high number of females addicts in the province there are only three treatment centers for them, which have 150 beds available.
'Most of the addicts who run to rehabilitation centres after organisations or the government announce free treatment go there just to impress people,' Mbogo said.
The family members of the addicts suffer the most due to their violent behaviour and nature of petty crimes for generating income to acquire drug.
The scores ranging from 20 to 49 indicated minimal addicts, from 50 to 79 indicated moderate addicts and from 80 to 100 indicated severe addicts.
Some 3,000 addicts received treatment in the first 10 months of this year compared to more than 1,000 last year, an increase of 120 per cent said Or Vandine, the director-general of the Ministry of Health's Technical General Department.