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Defining Addiction And Its Many Forms

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Defining Addiction And Its Many Forms

Defining Addiction And Its Many Forms

Defining Addiction And Its Many Forms

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Whether it's drugs, shopping, or gambling, addiction can take control your life.

Today, we kick off our month-long series about addiction. Farai Chideya speaks with Dr. Tim Fong — co-director of University of California Los Angeles' gambling studies program — and Dr. Jon Grant, associate professor of psychiatry at University of Minnesota.