Daily Archives October 11, 2016

Are You Looking for Drastic Treatment Options for a Loved One Who Is Struggling with Addiction?

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The late night social media posts should have been a warning sign. The fact that those posts went on almost nonstop during the hours when most people are sleeping should have been especially alarming.
While your son was attempting to hold down a full time job during the day he was apparently staying up most of the night sending out warnings. And while you originally thought that the pictures that were clearly taken at his home on in is bedroom were an indicator that at least he was at home instead of out clubbing with friends, looking back through those posted photos is haunting. He may have been home instead of out on the town, but he clearly was still making pretty bad choices.
Closer examination of the posted photos indicate drinking, and maybe some drug use. When you thought he was doing well, he

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The Crime of Addiction in the US

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The statistics surrounding addiction in America are staggering. Over 20 million people over the age of 12 have an addiction that is not tobacco, over 90% of people with addictions started drinking or using illicit drugs before the age of 18, and 2.6 million people living with addictions are addicted to both alcohol and illicit drugs.

The problem is reaching new heights and the pharmaceutical industry in America is in many ways contributing to the problem. Consider the case of OxyContin, a painkiller whose sales benefited Purdue Pharma. In its first year on the market, OxyContin brought in $45 million dollars in revenue. Five years later, the number was over $1.1 billion, which is an increase of over 2000% in a little over four years.

Incredible growth of a product within its market, with a little a

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