Substance abuse has a dangerous impact on millions of Americans each year.
Only 10% of Americans who have an addiction ever receive treatment.
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.
In 2017, about 30% of Opioid-related overdoses also involved a Benzodiazepine.
About 5% of the population of the United States regularly uses at least one Benzodiazepine.
Heavy drinking and alcoholism cost the United States over $223 billion annually.
21.4 million Americans committed DUI under the influence of alcohol in 2017.