Tag: opioid abuse

A Cause to Unite: The Opioid Epidemic

The beauty of America is shown to us in the ability of its citizens to compromise despite their multitude of beliefs and backgrounds. Not...

NBC: Heroin Surge turned Wilkes-Barre, PA into “the Most Unhappy Place...

WILKES-BARRE, Pa. — Two hours north of Philadelphia and thirty miles south of Scranton, lies the "most unhappy place in America" -- Wilkes-Barre Pennsylvania. Wilkes-Barre...

Heroin deaths surpass gun homicides for the first time in the...

Heroin and opioids related deaths in the United States continue to rise at alarming rates. "Opioid deaths continued to surge in 2015, surpassing 30,000...