Topic: drug alcohol addiction

Is Addiction A Choice or Disease?

Drug and Alcohol Addiction: Choice or Disease?

Is Addiction A Choice or Disease? The stigma of addiction is directly linked to the perception of people who have substance use disorders. Often people with addictions are labelled as weak, immoral, just want to have a good time, or don’t care. However, saying that addiction is any of these things is harmful and damaging. Is Addiction A Choice or Disease?