What Is Addiction?

According to Naveen Kiran Rehab & Other Experts, Alcohol, Drug and Substance addiction is a primary, chronic, neurobiological disease, with genetic, psycho-social, and environmental factors. . . . It is characterized by behaviors that include one or more of the following: impaired control over drug use, compulsive use, continued use despite harm, and craving

Take This Simple Addiction Test

Reflect & answer these four questions to find out if your actions fit those of an addict/substance abuser or an alcoholic

  • Have you ever felt you should Cut down your use of drugs/alcohol?
  • Have you ever been Annoyed when people have commented on your use?
  • Have you ever felt Guilty or badly about your use?
  • Have you ever used drugs/alcohol to ease withdrawal symptoms, or to avoid feeling low after using?

(If your answer is yes to all four questions then you need to sound the RED ALERT & contact us)

Recovering Addicts Share

Utkarsh RaturiUtkarsh Raturi
For me Recovery means living life on life’s terms. It also means fulfilling your responsibilities both as an individual and as a family member.What does the term sobriety mean to you? How long have you been sober?
Madan JadliMadan Jadli
To me recovery means leading a sober life. It meansleading a life free from addiction. It also means there should be no clashes within the family, no confrontations within my immediate environment.
Recovery means responsibility. We are not bad people but addiction has made us the worst people.Due to my using, I did not understand my responsibilities.