Intended for healthcare professionals

Feature Christmas 2014: In Love and War

Don’t look away now

BMJ 2014; 349 doi: (Published 16 December 2014) Cite this as: BMJ 2014;349:g7622

Prescription for Problems

Interpersonal problems persist and resist, because we personalize and demonize, but don’t realize that these problems aren't politics or religion, but the sickness of addiction with its euphoria, craving, frustration, anger, and violence. With silence and stealth, addiction blinds us and ruins our health.

Competing interests: No competing interests

07 January 2015
Hugh Mann
New York, USA