Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
In 2018, 0.6% of American 8th grades, 0.4% of 10th graders, and 0.8% of 12th graders had used Heroin at least once.
About 774,000 Americans regularly use Meth.
On a global scale, an alcohol-related illness, injury, murder, or suicide is the cause of 5.3% (or 1 in every 20) deaths every year.
About 25% of people who experiment with Heroin develop a Heroin use disorder.
An average of 30 Americans lose their lives every day in an alcohol-related car accident.
About 886,000 Americans used heroin at least once in 2017.