Predisposition to Addiction

Is there anything determining if you have a predisposition to addiction? Amy Exum, Psychotherapist with Care and Counseling at Baptist Health South Florida, explains there are studies that show a genetic component predisposing people to addiction, and how they treat it as a medical condition, like cancer or diabetes.

DISCLAIMER: The information and opinions expressed in the programs on this channel and website are intended to address specific questions asked or situations described in each particular program, are for educational purposes only, and are not designed to constitute advice or recommendations as to any disease, ailment, or physical condition. You should not act or rely upon any information contained in these programs without seeking the advice of your personal physician or a qualified medical provider. If you have any questions about the information or opinions expressed, please contact your doctor or other medical professional.