addiction definitionsThe early stages of recovery for any addict usually include research and LOTS of it. In fact, many addicts and their families actually know very little about addiction until the disease has already created such sustained consequences that the thought of even getting help is overwhelming. At the addiction glossary can help you to better understand the terms that are used throughout the process of understanding addiction, finding treatment and getting yourself or a loved one on the road to recovery.

Take some time to review the glossary today and become an addiction expert–this is one of many ways that you can better understand this disease and what it takes to overcome it.