INFORMATION AND FACTS ON DRUG AND ALCOHOL ADDICTION
There are millions of people suffering from addiction yet very few may not receive help or treatment. If you are seeking treatment, whether for yourself or a loved one, from alcohol or drug addiction, Detox Centers of America is ready to assist you. DCOA offers evidence based clinical approaches while tailoring each treatment to the patient and their needs. Our team of caring medical and support staff are always available to help you find the path to sustained recovery.
According to the National Survey on Drug Use and Health (NSDUH), in 2018 an estimated 13.2 million of young adults aged 18 to 25 and approximately 35.9 million adults age 26 or older used illicit drugs in the United States. The misuse of prescription pain relievers is the second most common use of illicit drugs. Individuals suffering from addictions often have other health conditions including mental health issues. The NSDUH survey found that about 9.2 million adults had co-occurring disorders for any mental illness and substance use disorder (SUD) while an estimated 3.2 million had co-occurring serious mental illness and SUD in 2018.