Drug abuse is a topic that has more heated debate, and misinformation, than almost any other controversial topic.
Through the support of the War on Drugs, many myths are distributed to the public as facts. While these myths may keep a few people away from drugs, drug use has remained a problem for society.
What’s more important is that these myths distract people from the realities of the disease of addiction. The more ignorance is out there, the less of a chance people have to make informed, intelligent decisions about their lives.
Here are five drug myths that have fooled millions:
Myths about drug addiction are everywhere, but the realities of addiction are often scarier than the myths. Don’t let substance abuse rule your life. Banyan Treatment Center treats all forms of addiction and substance abuse. Get away from the myths, and the drugs, at Banyan Treatment Center.