Addiction is a disease that changes the brain chemistry and how it works. It can change a person's health, behavior, and how the person thinks and feels. The most common causes of addiction are through alcohol and drugs. There are treatment options available to help treat addiction such as inpatient and outpatient services, support groups, recovery housing, Naloxone programs like Project DAWN, obtaining Naloxone without a written prescription.
Looking for help can be difficult, below are a few resources to help you get started.