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Thursday, April 4, 2013

Drug Rehab Stats -- 20.4 million people #drugabuse #infographic

Are you surprised? Alcohol is still at the top of the list, yes alcohol is a drug! Ages 12 and over are involved in the use of illegal drugs or the nonmedical use of prescription drugs, 8.3 percent that is. Interesting infographic on some hard hitting numbers.

4 comments:

  1. To be honest it’s no surprise really considering beverage and alcohol production is making a strong statement in the market nowadays and probably top growing industry. As long this industry grows case of alcoholism is certain even if they had a campaign “drink responsibly”….
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  2. That's why alcohol interventions are important to help people recover from alcohol addiction. As time passes, the ones who suffer is becoming younger and younger.

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  3. In 2007, drug rehab Foundation expanded to include a prison program where Cenikor gained more than five years of experience. It formed an alliance with Odyssey House Texas in 2010 to provide short-term residential treatment for adolescents. In 2011, Lake Charles, LA, welcomed new leadership in a medical-detoxification and short-term residential facility.

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  4. The substance abuse louisiana supports full parity for substance abuse treatment in health care plans. The MAP consists of goals, action steps, and indicators for improving access to health care including substance abuse treatment.

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