How Trauma Leads To Addiction

Today, we are delving into a topic that affects millions of people around the world – how trauma leads to addiction. Trauma refers to a distressing or disturbing experience that overwhelms an individual’s ability to cope with the situation. It’s a serious issue that impacts individuals from all walks of life, and it’s crucial to understand the connection between trauma and addiction in order to provide support and empathy to those in need.

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Writer: Morgan Swift
Editor: Rida Batool
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