$600 billion dollars in damages, that include crimes, medical costs, and more, is the annual amount of money that stems from substance abuse in the United States alone. Let’s put that number into perspective. You could buy 31, 762 homes set at the median US price. You could buy 30,000 brand-new fully decked-out Lamborghinis. You …Continue reading "Drug Abuse"
Cocaine is often thought of as a drug for society’s elite. Many popular movies have shown scenes of businessmen in expensive suits snorting cocaine through one-hundred dollar bills. Top-quality crack cocaine can sell close to $600 per gram. A 2007 study revealed that 72% of cocaine users also abused one or more other substances as …Continue reading "Cocaine Addiction Treatment"
Alcohol is the most widely used and easy to access drug in the world. Yes, alcohol is a drug. It is sold around the world, for often as cheap as a couple of dollars. Almost every corner market and gas station in the United States offers walls full of alcoholic beverages. 61% of countries in …Continue reading "Alcohol Addiction Treatment"