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If a parent is a user, will the kid be too?

9 doctors weighed in
Dr. Barbara Lavi
Clinical Psychology
6 doctors agree

In brief: It's depends

daughters of mothers who are addicted and sons of fathers who are addicts have higher likelihood of inheriting a physiological predisposition to become addicted (about 50% chance).
This is due to both nature and nurture.

In brief: It's depends

daughters of mothers who are addicted and sons of fathers who are addicts have higher likelihood of inheriting a physiological predisposition to become addicted (about 50% chance).
This is due to both nature and nurture.
Dr. Barbara Lavi
Dr. Barbara Lavi
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Dr. Barry Bergman
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Maybe

You can't teach children to not do things that they see their parents doing.
Monkey see monkey do! if you don't want your child to be a "user" they you have to be the example.

In brief: Maybe

You can't teach children to not do things that they see their parents doing.
Monkey see monkey do! if you don't want your child to be a "user" they you have to be the example.
Dr. Barry Bergman
Dr. Barry Bergman
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