Drug addiction and alcoholism are chronic, progressive and eventually fatal diseases. Substance abuse is becoming a growing national crisis. Most people know someone suffering from addiction, and more commonly today, know someone who has lost a family member from overdose.
According to the United States Surgeon General, over 27 million people reported current misuse of illicit or prescription drugs and over 66 million have reported binge drinking in the past month. Combined, drug addiction and alcoholism have cost the United States over $450 billion.
Don’t become another statistic. Those suffering have experienced devastating emotional, spiritual, and physical outcomes of their using.
Life may seem dull, hopeless, and grim right now in the throes of addiction. If you or your loved one is suffering from the disease of addiction, GateHouse Treatment can provide you the hope for a better life with drug treatment centers.