The High Cost Of Alcohol Abuse
According to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism, an estimated 88,000 people (approximately 62,000 men and 26,000 women) die from alcohol-related causes annually, making alcohol the fourth leading preventable cause of death in the United States. If you or a loved one are struggling with addiction issues, MusiCares may be able to help. Contact us to learn how.
How Many Americans Live With Mental Illness?
According to the National Alliance on Mental Illness, 1 in 5 U.S. adults experiences a mental health condition every year while 1 in 17 lives with a serious mental illness such as schizophrenia or bipolar disorder. In addition to a person's directly experiencing a mental illness, family, friends, and communities are also affected. Learn how you can get support for yourself or a loved one through MusiCares.
How Many Young People Are Using Drugs?
According to the 2009 National Study on Drugs and Health, approximately 9 million adolescents and young adults between the ages of 12–25 need help with drug and alcohol problems. With its range of addiction recovery resources, MusiCares can help.
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Protect Your Hearing: How Many Decibels Is Too Loud?
Rock concerts can achieve 115 decibels. Hearing Loss starts at 85 db. Protect your ears, and visit MusiCares' events to find an upcoming hearing clinic near you.