Am I Dependent on Opium?

According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “It is estimated that between 26.4 million and 36 million people abuse opioids worldwide.” Both synthetic and natural opioids, and illicit and prescription substances under the same category, are derived from opium, a highly addictive, natural substance that can cause dependence after long term use or abuse. … Continue reading Am I Dependent on Opium?