Opioid Epidemic Is Shortening Life Expectancy In The U.S.
Opioid addiction in the USA is a growing concern and while once, it claimed just a small number, today it is turning into a menace that is slowly eating into society. The fight with drug addiction has been long and tedious for America. Regulation have come in to help addict cope with the addiction, rehabilitation is being provided and efforts are being made to help bring awareness about addiction. But recent studies have shown that addiction not only proves harmful for the addict, but also children who are conceived by them. Studies have shown that drug use affects longevity of babies born to addicted parents. Here is a great infographic where you can find further information.