“Heroin use has reached the highest level in 20 years in the United States, according to a new global drug report that calls the trend “alarming.”
The UN Office on Drugs and Crime released its World Drug Report 2016 today. The annual report examines the health impact of opiates, cocaine, cannabis, amphetamine and other substance abuse around the world.
The report said heroin is the deadliest drug worldwide, and said its increasing use in the U.S. is of particular concern.”
Source: CBSNews.com – June 23, 2016