Lessons from Laura

Lessons from Laura

Day 8: Addiction is All Around You

The Statistics of the Disease

Addiction is all around you.  Here are the numbers:

  • 27 million Americans suffer from drug and alcohol addiction
  • Ages 12-17, 1.3 Million Teenagers or 1 in every 12 are addicted
  • Ages 18-25, 16.8% or 1 in every 6 are addicted.