Not everyone who drinks is suffering from alcohol use disorder (AUD). But when drinking goes out of hand, it becomes necessary to recognize the signs that manifest the number and gravity of problems that people tend to ignore. People are diagnosed with AUD only when their drinking raises concern about impending distress or harm.
Addiction to nicotine – the poisonous chemical in tobacco that makes it addictive – does not happen at once. People start smoking for varied reasons and when it becomes a habit, they find it hard to stop. Those who get into the habit of smoking, do so despite knowing its harmful effects and consequences. That’s..