Although similar, addiction and dependency are quite different.
For just the operation, the hospital billed my insurance a whopping $64,448.06.
I blacked out while driving, totaling my car. I've yet to find out why.
I'd say "high-functioning" but I definitely was low-functioning.
Sometimes doctors do more harm than good.
Life changes drastically when you go from healthy to chronically ill or injured.
Sometimes environmental factors have more to do with depression than one might think.
More often than not, the answer is no.
I switched from cigarettes to e-cigs, but did I really "quit" smoking?
There's really no comparison between acute pain/illness and chronic.