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  • Drug Overdose Facts
  • In the state of Georgia a, the Center for Disease Control analyzed data from the Georgia Medical Examiners Commission and summarized that from 2005 to 2009, the number of drug overdose deaths in the state has increased by over 30%.
  • Drug addicted individuals often come into contact with the criminal justice system earlier than other health or social systems, which provides excellent opportunities for intervention and drug rehab prior to, during, after, or in lieu of incarceration.
  • According to a current government study that covered a 5-year period, the increasing number of opiate-related unintentional drug overdose deaths can be attributed to individuals who hop from doctor to doctor in order to get multiple prescriptions.
  • By eighth grade, over half of youth in the U.S. have at least tried an alcoholic beverage.
  • A 2009 study found that 20 percent of American college students have used prescription pain medications, stimulants, sleeping pills, or sedatives non-medically.
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