“Sharp rise in African American opioid overdoses has Cleveland officials worried”

August 15, 2017

 

“Sharp rise in African American opioid overdoses has Cleveland officials worried”

The nation’s opioid addiction crisis has largely been considered a problem for white people, but alarming new evidence shows a 900 percent increase in opioid-related deaths among black drug users in Cuyahoga County. Officials from the county, which includes Cleveland and surrounding suburbs, believes that the deaths may be in response to drug dealers lacing their cocaine products with opioids.

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