Exercise May Treat Drug Addiction, Research Shows


By Lauren Berryman

Original Source: wfuogb.com

A regular exercise regimen could be a viable treatment for drug addiction, according to researchers at the university

As a result of the massive drug issue in the United States, users seeking treatment often find themselves running away from their problem. Literally.

While more than 3 million drug users struggle with abuse, only one in every six of these users receives treatment. Treatment options include prescriptions, behavioral therapy and even incarceration.

While some of these approaches prove more effective than others, exercise as an alternative to drug use is becoming more widely accepted as…click here to continue reading