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Former addicts and addiction specialists alike are not on board with Coca-Cola’s new advertisements in New York City which seem as though they are parodying cocaine addiction. The ads appear to be humorous but for many people who have experienced this type of addiction or work in the recovery industry, the joke is not funny.
The problem of prescription drug addiction in the U.S. has become a health epidemic in recent years with many Americans overdosing from these powerful drugs. The film “American Addict” focuses on the relationship to prescription drugs that America has developed and the way that big pharmaceutical companies are largely to blame for the growing rate of addiction.