CALIFORNIA–(ENEWSPF)–December 2, 2014. No matter where you stand on the topic of prescription drugs in recovery, there is no denying the facts. Prescription drug use, particularly of opiates, is on the rise, and the problems that go along with it are growing too. And it’s not just from people abusing these drugs illegally or going beyond their prescribed use. The scary part is, many of these hospital visits and issues are from people using only one doctor and from taking all of their meds as prescribed.
This infographic sheds light on the facts of prescription drug use and abuse in America.