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Most Addictive Substances

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Some of the most addictive substances for humans.

Rated 0 points - posted 8 years ago by phdlist in category Health.
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tobacco Report Abuse
many studies have shown that tobacco actually is more addictive than heroin
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heroin Report Abuse
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crack cocaine Report Abuse
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other opiate drugs Report Abuse
most often in the form of prescription pain killers
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cocaine Report Abuse
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crystal meth Report Abuse
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alcohol Report Abuse
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caffeine Report Abuse
if you try to abstain after drinking it regularly, you'll surely feel the effects of withdrawal
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amphetamines Report Abuse
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diet pills Report Abuse
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carbohydrates Report Abuse
ask any person who's tried the Atkins or South Beach diet, and they'll tell you how thoroughly addicted to carbohydrates Americans seem to be
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sugar Report Abuse
2 points - added 8 years ago by phdlist - 1 comment
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I was addicted to sugar for 52 years--and didn't even realize it!
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internet Report Abuse
there are actually 12-step groups devoted to recovering from internet addiction
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shopping Report Abuse
not a substance, but addictions to shopping can destroy lives
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food Report Abuse
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gambling Report Abuse
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chocolate Report Abuse
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sex Report Abuse
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exercise Report Abuse
not a substance but an activity which can become unhealthy when taken to the extreme
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steroids Report Abuse
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