Heroin Articles


Playing Politics with the Heroin Epidemic

8:18 AM, Feb 01, 2016
The Senate held a hearing last week on the addiction and overdose crisis caused by heroin, illicit trafficking of the extremely potent drug fentanyl, and prescription opiate diversion and misuse. The crisis was responsible for 29,467 American deaths in 2014 alone, and many more in 2015 for which there is no final, official total yet. Read more