Nobody doubts that addiction presents people in their worst state. But people define addiction in different ways. Below, Kill the Heroin Epidemic Nationwide™ tackles the key issues, proving once and for all that addiction is a disease
Addiction is NOT the same thing as Using Heroin, Drugs, Alcohol, Etc.
Many people have commented something like the following “Heroin isn’t a disease, it’s a choice…” or “Nobody forces anyone to use drugs, how can it be a disease?” These are valid points. However, nobody said heroin is a disease and nobody is arguing that using drugs is a disease either. Simply put, addiction is NOT the same thing as heroin nor is it the same thing as using drugs.
Heroin is a drug and using drugs is an action. Those with and without a genetic predisposition to addiction may start using heroin or other drugs for their own reasons. Perhaps they’re not happy with …