A PSA made to spread awareness of the cause of opioid addiction.
Reports from the National Institute of Drug Abuse say nearly 80% of heroin addicts began with prescribed opioids. People experience pain differently. One may rate a pain a 4/10 yet that same pain may be an 8/10 for another individual.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Credit: German Lopez
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In 2016, deaths due to opioid overdose peaked in states such as New Hampshire, Ohio, Pennsylvania, and West Virginia.
Instead of prescriptions, people should began to consider natural pain remedies such as Willow Bark, Ginger and Turmeric. While including physical therapy if necessary.