A sign ruled by Venus, Taurus loves the sensual pleasures in life, particularly food, which can become an addiction. With a love for the lush life, Taurus can also fall prey to marijuana addiction pretty easily, particularly with its ease of use (and acquisition). The slow-moving bull wants something easy, lazy and full of heightened senses. Bring on another burger!
The chatty Gemini can easily get addicted to cigarettes in an attempt to channel energy during social settings and scenarios. Similarly, the communicative Gemini may become addicted to social media as a means of finding surface level stimulation and avoiding deep feelings or concerns, constantly jumping from one topic to another.
Cancer is known for being a sensitive sign, experiencing intense emotions and mood swings. This can lead to an addiction to painkillers to help numb some intense pain and help Cancer in their need for comfort.
Leos are known for their love of materialistic and occasionally vain endeavors. With a tendency towards excess, Leos can fall prey to a serious gambling addiction as they love the thrill and exciting nature of winning money in public. They are not, however, incredibly lucky in this endeavor.
Always the perfectionist, Virgos may have a hard time relaxing from his or her nervous, analytical brain. Virgos may find themselves addicted to something like Valium to calm their critical minds, unable to handle the stress.
The balancing Libra sign can often become addicted to alcohol as a social lubricant or more often to love itself. Ruled by Venus, Libras tend to love beauty, culture, art, good food and even better company. Libras search their whole lives to find the balancing partner to their scale sign, often leading to unhealthy relationships and commitments.
Often donning all black, Scorpio is an intense sign known for his or her powerful control and mysteriousness. Picking up on everything while keeping secrets of his or her own, Scorpios tend to get obsessive about sex and lust, which can lead to a full blown sex addiction if they aren't careful.
Larger than life Sagittarius is full of confidence and ambition and this sense of self can cause them to make bad decisions. Whether it's gambling or exercise, Sagittarius may get addicted to the pursuit of the good life.
Capricorns are traditional, but can be concerned with status and society, which can lead to a shopping addiction. Similarly, that need for social acceptance can lead to addictions that are easier to hide, such as shopping, pills or eating disorders.
The imaginative Pisces often has the desire to escape reality, while intense dreams and creativity make these people moody and mysterious. This can often lead to an addiction to marijuana in an attempt to find creativity and relaxation.