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Did You Know? ...
Interesting Facts and Statistics:
Approximately 15 percent of 10th and 12th graders have used amphetamines.
The average age of first daily smoking among new daily smokers aged 12 to 49 in 2006 was 18.9 years. This was not significantly different from the average in 2005 (19.7 years).
An individual can be addicted to alcohol, prescription drugs, inhalants, or other street drugs, such as cocaine, heroin, or methamphetamines. Understanding the reasons why people initially become attracted to drug or alcohol use can help to stop future users from becoming addicts.
Ecstasy is man-made using chemicals and other substances such as caffeine, dextromethorphan (found in some cough syrups), amphetamines, PCP, or cocaine are sometimes added to, or substituted for Ecstasy in tablets.
Health care costs for employees with substance abuse problems generally will cost nearly twice as much as those of other sober employees.
Many times users are unable to obtain legitimate prescriptions for Dilaudid after their prescription has run out. They then resort to what has been termed "doctor shopping". The individual with a Dilaudid addiction will see as many doctors as it takes and pretend to be in agony in order to obtain more of the drug in order to feed their addiction.