According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, substance abuse costs the United States more than $740 billion per year. That number takes into account loss of work productivity, health care needs, as well as the cost of crime. That signifies a huge problem and it’s not only affecting the workforce.
Every day, 100 people die from a prescription drug overdose in the United States. Learn more here about stimulant abuse (prescription and non-prescription) and how to fight it. At least 7 in 10 Americans take prescription drugs every day. While not all stimulants are available by prescription, certain prescription drugs