The number one threat to public health currently is prescription drug addiction; this according to new numbers released from The Associated Press recently. 14,800 deaths in 2008 can be attributed to prescription drug abuse. The rampant abuse of prescription drugs has been increasing wildly since 2000, with some states seeing a 1600% increase in sales of drugs such as oxycodone, percocet, and hydrocodone.
Above It All Treatment, a drug rehab in CA, has noticed a disturbing new trend, where addicts of cocaine, heroin, and meth are switching over from their drugs of choice to prescription drugs because of their availability. Above It all offers help for addicts struggling with prescription drug abuse, for treatment program options and availability, visit Above It All online at: