Addiction makes an impact on the lives of millions of people in the United States. The consequences of untreated addiction can be severe. People often experience harm to their physical and emotional health, loss of important relationships, and serious financial and legal problems that alter the course of their life. …
While men tend to have higher rates of substance abuse, women face unique issues when it comes to addiction. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, “women may be more susceptible to craving and relapse, which are key phases of the addiction cycle.”[1] Women also tend to face an…