Postal Service Struggles to Catch Fentanyl Delivered by Mail
The U.S. Postal Service is struggling to catch packages of fentanyl delivered from overseas by mail, NPR reports.
Deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opioids (not including methadone), rose a staggering 72 percent in just one year, from 2014 to 2015. Government agencies and officials of all types are rightly concerned by what some are describing as the third wave of our ongoing opioid epidemic.