This is an interesting and informative article from:
Bruce Bower 2:30pm, March 7, 2014 https://www.sciencenews.org full link below
There is a link below for the article in its entirety. It is a fairly long read, by that I mean it could take 3 or 4 minutes.
Anyway, there is hope for people who decide to kick the habit and age doesn’t matter.
I am not going to say anything more because Mr. Bower does an outstanding job. I am sure the fact that I agree with him has a lot to do with it. Nevertheless, he is a good writer.
Both paragraphs below are excerpts from his article.
Rehab and other forms of treatment jump-start recovery, even if many people with drug problems eventually get better on their own, Compton says. He compares this situation to flu sufferers, who can return to health without treatment but do so more quickly when prescribed proper medication.quote>