Heroin users prepare to shoot up on the street in a South Bronx neighborhood which has the highest rate of heroin-involved overdose deaths in the city on October 7, 2017. | Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Opioid Overdoses in the US Rose 30 Percent in a Year

A CDC study found an acceleration in the number of hospital visits due to overdoses from drugs like heroin, fentanyl, and prescription painkillers.

Published On 03/07/2018
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