A History of Addiction

History of Addiction Parts 1 and 2

History of Addiction

From http://score.addicaid.com/

Substance abuse and addiction is not just a modern construct. For centuries, people have struggled with the effects of drugs, alcohol, and other mind-altering substances, including caffeine and tobacco. Although cultural acceptance and stigmas have changed throughout the years, drugs and alcohol have been a significant part of history and many cultures. Learn more about the history of addiction with the the 3 other infographics in the 4 part series: The Industrial RevolutionWorld War II and BeyondThe Zero Tolerance Era.

 

History of Addiction - The Bronze & Iron Ages

 

History of Addiction - The Industrial Revolution

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