Month: April 2021

Addiction in Rural America

Addiction in Rural America: 5 Things You Need to Know

It must be stated that struggling with drugs and alcohol misuse or addiction can happen to anyone regardless of age, gender, race, education or location. In fact, nearly every community today has been affected by addiction. Yet, for many years rural America has represented an idealized lifestyle. Rural life was seen as simple, quiet and …

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The 10 Most Common Substance Use Disorders in America

According to the 2019 National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), 19.3 million people in the US reported having a substance abuse disorder. That’s roughly 7% of the population. To have a substance use disorder means that a person continues to use a particular substance(s) despite problems the behavior may be causing to health, …

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