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Aug 21, 2017
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By humanity on Fri Mar 17 2017 0 dots connected

Us: prescription painkiller addiction turning into crisis

The recreational use of opioids is claiming a growing number of lives across the United States. The introduction of a new drug called fentanyl is pushing the crisis to a new level.

The yearly overdose death rate has triple in the past 10 years...

https://www.drugabuse.gov/related-topics/trends-statistics/overdose-death-rates


Yearly Deaths from Overdoses (2015)

Marijuana : 0

Prescription drugs : 20,101

Heroin : 12,990

Cocaine : 7,000

Alcohol : 2,200

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It's incredibly obvious that Marijuana does not belong in the same category as heroin and prescription pain medicine. Alcohol is more dangerous than alcohol.


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