Volume of Opioids Prescribed in U.S. Declined 17 Percent in 2018
A new report finds the volume of opioids prescribed in the United States last year declined 17 percent, according to Bloomberg.
Heroin and other opioids are ravaging communities across America. Deaths from heroin increased 328% between 2010 and 2015, and drug deaths from fentanyl and other synthetic opioids are now seeing a rise as well. The time to take action against the epidemic is now.