The Cost of Addiction- Substance Abuse Costs Our Nation More than $484 Billion per Year.
- Each year approximately 40 million debilitating illnesses or injuries occur among Americans as the result of their use of tobacco, alcohol, or another addictive drug.
- In 2000, approximately 460,000 deaths were attributable to illicit drug abuse....
- 60% of adults in Federal prisons are there for drug-related crimes (The National Institute on Drug Abuse).
- One full year of imprisonment costs approximately $18,400 per person.
Price of Addiction (I saw this one on a T-shirt from a Easy Does It Gifts and Books)
|Drug Rehab||80,000 (Except Twin Town Treatment Center is a deal at $4,200)|
|Court Cost||$15,000 and up|
|Family Court Costs||$15,000|
|Total Cost: $963,000|
Dignity at no extra charge
Pain and Misery Fully Refundable Anytime
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