Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
In 2018, 28% of college students and 14% of 12th graders admitted to binge drinking.
In 2018, at least 68,000 fatal overdoses occurred in the United States.
Only about 7% of Americans with an alcohol use disorder ever receive treatment.
Heavy drinking and alcoholism cost the United States over $223 billion annually.
About 17% of regular Benzodiazepine users have misused Benzodiazepines, but less than 2% exhibit symptoms of Benzodiazepine dependence.
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.