Monthly Archives: September 2017

  • Indiana Overwhelmed by the Opioid and Heroin Crisis in 2017
    September 27, 2017
    Every state in the country is facing the effects of the drug epidemic that has swept the nation for over a decade. Since 1990, drug overdose death rates nationwide have more than tripled, and the rising number of drug-related crimes and deaths are forcing state lawmakers to take decisive...
  • Financial Woes Could Add to the Addiction and Drug Problems in Illinois in 2017
    September 12, 2017
    Over the past two decades, the United States has experienced the most widespread substance abuse in its history. Since 1990, drug overdose deaths in the country have more than tripled, and drug overdoses have overtaken car accidents as the leading cause of accidental death in the country. Each state...