People have traditionally viewed drug abuse as a moral failure, but that appears to be changing. An example is the adaptation and popularization of laws involving naltrexone access.
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Gary Mendell remembers his son Brian who inspired Shatterproof’s mission.
Shatterproof is a bold, new national organization committed to protecting our children from addiction to alcohol or other drugs and ending the stigma and suffering of those affected by this disease.
More than 22 million Americans suffer every day with addiction to alcohol and other drugs.
More than 100 million family members share their pain.
Addiction sneaks up on our teens and leads to a cycle of shame, isolation, failure — and, far too often, death.
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In the U.S. alone, alcohol and other drugs claim more than 135,000 lives every year — 370 people every day, 15 every hour.
A well-funded, large-scale movement can alter the course of this disease and save countless lives. It has worked for cancer, heart disease, and diabetes. And it can work for addiction.