We’re All Addicted to Something” Please respond to the following:

Examine the underlying factors associated with illegal drug use and prescription drug misuse among various demographics (i.e., rich, poor, male, female, race/ethnicity). Then, compare AND contrast social attitudes towards abuse of illegal drugs vs. prescription drugs among various demographics. Lastly, examine one legislative proposal (federal OR state) that has been made to combat the opioid epidemic. Then state your opinion regarding the impact of the legislation on the opioid epidemic. Provide a rationale for your response.

Be sure to include a minimum of two outside sources for your post using APA OR SWS format, in-text citations, and a reference list.

  • MUST use APA format or SWS which requires in-text citations and a reference list (examples of APA links are available under Course Info).
  • Use sources from within the last 7 to 10 years.
  • Refrain from personal pronouns (“I”, “me”, “we”, etc.) in your initial posts.
  • Be sure to answer what is asked of you thoroughly.