Addiction a disease, not a choice, UB expert says

Release Date: January 23, 2006

An article in The Citizens Voice on addiction quotes Nancy J. Smyth, dean of social work, who says not all drug users are addicts and not all drug use is a disease, but "Once people start injecting heroin, you're not talking about people who are problem users, you're talking about full-blown addiction." Go to article.

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