Prescription Drug Abuse Kills More People Than Car AccidentsOct 20th, 2011 | By Dr. Jeffrey Huttman Ph.D.
Prescription drug abuse continues to be a problem not just in Florida, but around the country. Stark new statistics from the Center for Disease Control illustrate just how severe the prescription drug abuse epidemic has become. Total deaths from prescription drugs now exceed those caused by traffic accidents, killing at least 37,485 people around the country each year, according to the CDC. And according to data published in the British