Latest statistics have been able to show a rising number of prescription drug users, are starting from an early age. Users are as young as 12 years old and seem to be able to gain access to these drugs easily and quickly. The most commonly abused or misused prescription drugs are those meant to address conditions such as pain, depression and stimulation needs. By the year 2011, the West Virginia Bureau of Health and Substance Abuse has collected data that attest to the fact that almost 24% of the people of West Virginia are taking prescription drugs in an abusive manner. Latest statistics also show a rising number of people seeking help to beat an addiction, are prescription drug addicts. Although this is encouraging news, the government is actively participating in launching more programs that are aimed at educating people of the probability of becoming a prescription drug addict to ensure there will eventually be a decrease in having to provide support of this kind of abuse and to eradicate the prescription drug abuse altogether.
Information posted at our website is both informative and easy to understand. Clearly explaining the negative aspects of becoming addicted to prescription drugs will help the visitor understand the potential dangers it entails.
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