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A Shot To Numb The Pain

% of Americans who have treated pain with alcohol or drugs in order to avoid seeing a medical professional due to fear of contracting COVID-19.

Trends in Prescription Drug Misuse Across the U.S.

Content surrounding drugs like cocaine, heroin, and methamphetamine, are seemingly unavoidable in today’s society, especially in popular culture. But, as loud as the conversations concerning illegal drug abuse are, the...

Student Homelessness in the U.S.: How Do Cities Compare?

Homeless individuals are a vulnerable population, going without consistent housing, food, or life stability. The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development estimated that 553,742 people went without a home...

Florida Prescription Drug Abuse Statistics

The United States has struggled with prescription drug abuse in various forms for decades. The most recent epidemic predominantly involves prescription narcotic painkillers, which are chemically similar to heroin. Since the early 2000s,...

Drug Abuse by the Numbers: Statistics on Abuse

Drug abuse is a worldwide epidemic. At present, global reports on drug abuse highlight that the US is associated with the highest rate of prescription pill abuse (e.g., opioids, tranquilizers,...

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