Can You Actually Get Addicted to Prescription Drugs?

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Many people assume that only illegal drugs are addictive. Prescription drugs are given out by doctors—that means they’re safe, right? Wrong. While prescription drugs have safeguards in place and are safe to use if you follow directions, they’re the third most commonly abused category of drugs, according to the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence. They’re right there behind alcohol … Read More