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Is it common for a teen with mctd or any autoimmune disease to turn to using illegal drugs? If so why?

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Dr. John Chiu
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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Drug addiction is an individual trait although one can understand that those who are in constant pain and discomfort may be more prone to take mood-altering drugs.

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Drug addiction is an individual trait although one can understand that those who are in constant pain and discomfort may be more prone to take mood-altering drugs.
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