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In medical studies, women lack the longevity and quantity of scientific research to understand how addiction to drugs or alcohol can affect them. What we do know is that addiction does show up differently in men and women. Women tend to metabolize alcohol and drugs faster, meaning they feel the effects of drugs and alcohol more acutely. While they are less likely to become addicts, women’s bodies suffer intensely and in...Read more