Posts from October, 2015

White House Announces More Drug & Heroin Abuse Efforts

President Obama re-confirms link between prescription opiates and heroin, and calls (again) for more resources for drug treatment and education.
On Wednesday, October 21st, President Obama announced concern about opiate & heroin addiction, and additional measures to help combat prescription drug and heroin abuse. Announced at a drug abuse forum in Charleston, West Virginia, these new efforts cover a broad range of government and private-sector initiatives.