A brain disorder characterized by compulsive engagement in rewarding stimuli despite adverse consequences.
In 2011, 20.6 million Americans over the age of 12 were addicted to drugs.
In Canada, 6.3 million people were addicted.
In the last three years alone, over 10,000 Canadians
died due to Opioid related overdose.
The legalization of Cannabis around various parts of the globe has resulted in a spike in psychotic breaks among young people.