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What Is a Gateway Drug Addiction?

By Crestview Recovery Crestview Recovery Published: March 26, 2022 Updated: March 15, 2022 A gateway drug is a habit-forming drug that may lead to other addictive substance abuse. This is a common theory, but not necessarily scientific fact. Today, some researchers and healthcare providers discount the existence of gateway substances. Whether these gateways to addiction…