Most people think that the reason why people become addicted to drugs is solely because of the drugs themselves. This, however, is far from the truth, as shown repeatedly by scientific studies on drug addiction. The brilliant short animated video below will explain to you why drugs don’t actually cause addiction, changing your view on drugs forever.
Video credit: Kurzgesagt – In a Nutshell
Script adapted from Chasing The Scream, by Johann Hari