There's physical addiction
- where the body adapts to a presence of an ingested drug, gets used to it and needs more and more of it, which is called tolerance," explains Winwood.
Unlike opiates, medical cannabis has no associated deaths or physical addiction
These substances can each fulfill the same physical addiction
, and users of one may transition to the other if necessary.
Good old-fashioned willpower doesn't work if you have a serious physical addiction
He went through an extraordinary journey of emotional highs and lows and physical addiction
and came through it all.
It wasn't a physical addiction
, but it was an emotional one.
Yes, there's not a physical addiction
, but they are very much psychologically addicted," he said.
But it is not yet fully known why one individual will become alcoholic while another can drink moderately high quantities for years without incurring the physical addiction
that marks alcoholism.
My attempts to quit in the past never worked because it's a powerful psychological and physical addiction
and I found it too hard to beat on my own," she says.
Smoking doesn't cause lung cancer; chemical stimulants won't cause a physical addiction
, and so on.
It takes quite a bit of entrenched work with alcohol to get to that point of physical addiction
For example, since the psychological addiction to nicotine is higher than its physical addiction
, horrifying clips about smoking in which children are featured have a higher chance of being effective in discouraging people from smoking," BeE*ene said, but added, "But only if they are not aired too often.