Welcome to America’s Worst Drug Epidemic
On average, 142 people die from a drug overdose every day in the United States – approximately one person every 10-12 minutes. Compare that to 87 people dying each day due to gun violence. There is an uproar over gun violence, but where is the uproar over drug addiction? In recent years, more young people have died from prescription drug overdose than from heroin, cocaine, and methamphetamine combined. Bob Stutman and Jodi Debbrecht Switalski presents the best research, what we’re up against and how we can empower and protect our families and communities.