Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
About 964,000 Americans have a Meth use disorder.
About 5% of the population of the United States regularly uses at least one Benzodiazepine.
Approximately 2.4 million young adults in the United States between the ages of 18 and 25 years old started to drink alcohol in 2017. An additional 2.3 million minors between the ages of 12 and 17 years old in the United States started to drink alcohol that same year.
Approximately 5% of people with an Opioid addiction experiment with Heroin.
From 1999 to 2017, the number of Benzodiazepine-related overdoses increased from 1,135 to 11,537
Every year, substance abuse the U.S. economy over $600 billion.