In today’s world, it has become easier and easier to obtain any type of drugs. Everything from pot to cocaine to opioids can be found not only on every street corner but in almost every home.
Opioids are a prescription drug, used to ease pain, that is widely given to adults with anything from minor to chronic pain. These are highly addictive drugs, which is how the United States found itself in an epidemic drug abuse problem.
If the adult who was prescribed the medication doesn’t finish it and become addicted, there is a high probability that a teen in the house will take them. And if that teen doesn’t take them, they may sell or trade them with their friends.
Drug rehabilitation centers are filled with adults who had an accident and was prescribed heavy-duty painkillers and became addicted. It is that simple. These adults come from every walk of life, men and women, younger and older. These drugs do not discriminate.
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