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It’s long been known that those with mental illnesses are more likely to develop addictions to drugs or alcohol, and likewise, those with addictions are more susceptible to mental illness.

Certain conditions like depression and anxiety are associated with dependency.  Many addicts suffer from an undiagnosed mental illness and are merely self-medicating.

Check out this link from everydayhealth.com which delves into the subject.

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