How Many Americans Use Prescription Drugs?
December 29, 2011
by Stephen R. Santangelo
Here are some really startling facts released by the CDC in 2010.
Just a tad fewer than 50% of all Americans use prescription drugs on a regular basis.
32% of Americans use 2 or more drugs.
1 in 10 use 5 or more prescription drugs regularly.
1 in 5 children are regularly prescribed drugs.
90% of all seniors are on any number of drugs throughout their remaining years.
Exercise, eating organic and a positive lifestyle far exceeds any drug for good health and longevity.