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The anatomy of addiction : what science and research tell us about the true causes, best preventive techniques, and most successful treatments / Akikur Mohammad, MD.

Mohammad, Akikur, (author.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at York County Library System.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781101981832 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 1101981830 (hardback)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 256 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York City : Periger, 2016.

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Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
The invisible epidemic that's killing us -- Addiction is preventable. Addiction is treatable -- The ten biggest myths of addiction -- The medical illness of addiction -- The medical consequences of addiction -- The process of effective treatment -- Painless detox -- Maintenance and relapse -- Dual diagnosis -- Teens and young adults -- Fetal alcohol syndrome : real and preventable -- Overcoming the culture of disbelief.
Summary, etc.:
"As compelling as it is informative and authoritative, The Anatomy of Addiction will lead you to a better understanding about the causes, prevention, and treatment of addiction. It explains in layman's terms what constitutes effective, evidence-based addiction medicine and how to find it. This book provides actionable, scientific information for addicts and their families and details how to avoid so-called rehab clinics that are at best useless and at worst dangerous and even life threatening"-- Provided by publisher.
Subject: Substance abuse > Etiology.
Compulsive behavior > Etiology.
Substance abuse > Treatment.
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