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The constantly expanding illicit drug trafficking of synthetic opioids like fentanyl has significantly contributed to the worsening state of opioid crisis, revealed a recent report published by the American Action Forum. The report also stated that fatalities involving heroin and synthetic opioids soared between 2013 and 2016 – the total number of opioid overdose deaths […]Continue Reading
02-23 | By Rachael
By reaching the highest level in the last two decades in the United States, the rate of heroin abuse has spike at an alarming speed. Besides the primary reasons for this spike in heroin abuse, such as drug trafficking and mushrooming of criminal networks, the crackdown on prescription drugs, such as Vicodin and OxyContin, is […]Continue Reading