Addiction is a chronic public health problem that affects individuals, families, friends, employers and society and inspiring those suffering from addiction to seek treatment. Here are some of the best resources for those considering treatment:
Do you know the signs that alcohol might be causing you harm? Rethinking Drinking provides a questionnaire to help you answer this question and other questions about alcohol and your health.
The National Institute of Drug Abuse 's mission is to lead the nation in bringing the power of science to bear on drug abuse and addiction. This site has lots of information for parents and educators and provides a research-based guide to treatments for all types of drug addictions.