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    By definition an addiction is something you want to stop, but can't. So the answer is no, unless you no longer want to do whatever it is that you are 'addicted' to.
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    I'm addicted to being nice
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    Anything in excess is bad for you
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    I wish I could swap my cigarette and alcohol problem for a trampolining and talking to parrots problem. They would still be problems, but at least I wouldn't get chest pains.
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    (Original post by Rooster523)
    the fact that we need it to live imo nullifies it from any addiction, like breathing for example. In my eyes an addiction is depending on a substance/thing you could survive without
    Then surely if you're addicted to heroin and you can't go without it, then you need it to live. Isn't that the point? If you could live without it, then you're not addicted.
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    You can get addicted to most substances. Especially narcotics.
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    Pan metron ariston.

    Always listen to the Greeks...
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    I don't see how being addicted to music is harmful.
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    addicted to water? that is without doubt the most stupid thing I've ever heard. Addicted to something that keeps you alive? pfft what next, an addiction to breathing!?!
    Drink enough of it and surely could kill you.
 
 
 
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