Fatal overdoses among African American heroin users have soared in U.S. cities

Washington Post: December 18, 2018 by Peter Jamison | Video by Whitney Shefte | Photos by Andre’ Chung

 

Falling Out: A generation of African American heroin users is dying in the opioid epidemic nobody talks about. The nation’s capital is ground zero.

Read the full article including a 13-minute video at: https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2018/local/opioid-epidemic-and-its-effect-on-african-americans/?noredirect=on&utm_term=.79a6ed4442a3