Warning people of substance abuse

By:Alyssa Luttrell

How does this substance affect society, families or communities?

Drug abuse is a major public health problem that impacts society on multiple levels. Directly or indirectly, every community is affected by drug abuse and addiction, as is every family.

What is the cost to society of monitoring and controlling the substance?

Pain reduces quality of life, affects specific population groups disparately, costs society at least $560-635 billion