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Older adult & senior drug rehab in Rhode island


There are a total of 19 drug treatment centers listed under the category Older adult & senior drug rehab in rhode island. If you have a facility that is part of the Older adult & senior drug rehab category you can contact us to share it on our website. Additional information about these listings in Rhode island is available by phoning our toll free rehab helpline at 866-720-3784.

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Drug Facts


  • Illicit drug use in America has been increasing. In 2012, an estimated 23.9 million Americans aged 12 or olderor 9.2 percent of the populationhad used an illicit drug or abused a psychotherapeutic medication (such as a pain reliever, stimulant, or tranquilizer) in the past month. This is up from 8.3 percent in 2002. The increase mostly reflects a recent rise in the use of marijuana, the most commonly used illicit drug.
  • The high potency of fentanyl greatly increases risk of overdose.
  • 2.3% of eighth graders, 5.2% of tenth graders and 6.5% of twelfth graders had tried Ecstasy at least once.
  • Alcohol poisoning deaths are most common among ages 35-64 years old.
  • Babies can be born addicted to drugs.
  • Heroin is a 'downer,' which means it's a depressant that slows messages traveling between the brain and body.
  • Heroin was first manufactured in 1898 by the Bayer pharmaceutical company of Germany and marketed as a treatment for tuberculosis as well as a remedy for morphine addiction.
  • Statistics say that prohibition made Alcohol abuse worse, with more people drinking more than ever.
  • The biggest abusers of prescription drugs aged 18-25.
  • Cocaine is one of the most dangerous and potent drugs, with the great potential of causing seizures and heart-related injuries such as stopping the heart, whether one is a short term or long term user.
  • Other psychological symptoms include manic behavior, psychosis (losing touch with reality) and aggression, commonly known as 'Roid Rage'.
  • Over 60% of teens report that drugs of some kind are kept, sold, and used at their school.
  • From 1920- 1933, the illegal trade of Alcohol was a booming industry in the U.S., causing higher rates of crime than before.
  • The 2013 World Drug Report reported that Afghanistan is the leading producer and cultivator of opium worldwide, manufacturing 74 percent of illicit opiates. Mexico, however, is the leading supplier to the United States.
  • Over 2.3 million people admitted to have abused Ketamine.
  • Over 2.1 million people in the United States abused Anti-Depressants in 2011 alone.
  • Misuse of alcohol and illicit drugs affects society through costs incurred secondary to crime, reduced productivity at work, and health care expenses.
  • More than 29% of teens in treatment are there because of an addiction to prescription medication.
  • 30% of emergency room admissions from prescription abuse involve opiate-based substances.
  • A heroin overdose causes slow and shallow breathing, blue lips and fingernails, clammy skin, convulsions, coma, and can be fatal.

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