Some opiate-related overdose deaths are on their way down while other types of opiate deaths are on the rise. Now more than ever, we have to come together and work hard to reduce ALL types of drug deaths.
“Synthetic opioids,” are the new kids on the block when it comes to popular (and lethal) drugs. For years, the nation has been plagued with opioid addiction problems. This mainly came about from heroin abuse and opioid prescription drug abuse.