Self-Medicating for Anxiety? Here’s What We Know About the Link Between Anxiety and Addiction


  There’s a well-known link between addiction and anxiety disorders.  One often quoted statistic is that 20% of folks with an anxiety disorder also suffer from Substance Use Disorder and 20% of folks with Substance Use Disorder (SUD) struggle with anxiety disorder of some kind.  This  leads to the question: Does anxiety cause SUD? It [...]