Barack Obama: ‘drug addiction is a health problem, not a criminal problem’

Speaking at a drug abuse summit in Atlanta, the US president committed to tackling heroin and prescription opioid epidemic with prevention and treatment


The Multibillion-Dollar Epidemic: 5 Takeaways From PBS’ ‘Chasing Heroin’

The February 23 special on Frontline PBS, Chasing Heroin, investigates the growing heroin epidemic in the United States. Without public awareness and action, more will continue to struggle silently. How will you help end the epidemic?