Too many people try to keep it a secret: It is embarrassing to talk about grandma’s or grandpa’s drug addiction, but at least 20% of the population over the age of 65 suffers with drug abuse problems (https://americanaddictioncenters.org/rehab-guide/addiction-statistics/). Researchers suspect underreporting, with the statistic for drug addiction likely being much higher.
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