Alcohol, cigarettes, cannabis and other narcotics are dangerous to health as is addiction to the Internet or games. In Germany addictions can be treated. However, the primary objective is to prevent them.
Smoking harms your health. Find out more here.
Alcohol is the most widespread legal substance of addiction. Regular consumption of alcohol harms the body in various ways.
The consumption of illegal drugs is harmful to your health.
Some people are unable to control their gambling behaviour and become addicted.
Painkillers, tranquillisers and sleeping pills are highly addictive. An addiction may develop, for instance, in conjunction with long-term use or overly high doses.
Excessive use of the Internet can lead to addiction. Tips on the responsible use of online media are provided here.