Effects of Addiction Calculator: How Many Years of Your Life Lost?
This calculator provides an estimate of the effects of addiction on a person’s long-term physical health based on information entered.
Please read the step-by-step instructions first. Then enter your information into the calculator.
How much is addiction costing you?
Life Lost: How much your life is shortened by with every dose on average if you are a chronic user
Non-addict life expectancy: Estimated life expectancy for someone who does not struggle with substance abuse.
Addict’s life expectancy: Estimated life expectancy for someone who struggles with substance abuse.
Addiction duration: The time between the start of an addiction and the addict’s life.
Total life loss: Number of years lost due to substance abuse.
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