Regrettably, you can’t turn on the TV without seeing opioid addiction in the news. We know that no-one sets out to be an addict – to be dependent on a particular drug. Unfortunately, substance abuse in the united states has become an epidemic and all too common among all demographics. The cycle of addition is one where dependency is fed by feelings of withdrawal and extreme, life-threatening discomfort.
Alabama Department of Health – Understanding the Opioid Crisis
National Institute on Drug Abuse – Alabama Opioid Summary