Oxy pushes heroin to become top addiction in Conn.

Heroin addiction – fueled in large part by OxyContin’s popularity – is now the number one treatment in Connecticut, where fatal medication overdoses identified as the cause of death increased more than 3,000 percent from 1995 to 2004, according to this article in the Cheshire Herald.

About Erin Marie Daly

I’m a freelance journalist based in San Francisco. My book on prescription drug and heroin addiction was published in August 2014 by Counterpoint Press.
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