In the second of a two-part Perspective, I finish my thoughts on something about which I spend an inordinate amount of time thinking.
Heroin. It doesn’t matter your age. Your gender. Your socioeconomic status. Where you live. Your race. It ruins lives with extreme prejudice while doing so with absolutely no prejudice.
More than 38,000 people died from heroin overdoses in the U.S. in 2016. In Winnebago County, about two people die each week from heroin use. Each week.