Statistics on Illegal Drugs

A portion of our counseling practice is assisting individuals stuck in the cycle of drug addiction, or helping family members cope with a loved one who is stuck in this cycle.  The following are some startling statistics of drug use in the United States and around the world. Cocaine Statistics 1 out of 4 Americans … [Read more…]

Statistics on Cigarette Smoking (Tobacco Addiction)

Worldwide, between 80,000 and 100,000 kids start smoking every day. Approximately one quarter of children alive in the Western Pacific Region* will die from smoking. The World Health Organization (WHO) has compiled worldwide smoking statistics for the year 2002. The smoking facts and stats presented are sobering. A portion of the report appears below, but … [Read more…]