Why Heroin Use Is Skyrocketing Across The US

heroineHeroin abuse has been getting more attention lately.

Vermont Gov. Peter Shumlin recently spent his entire 34-minute State of the State address talking about the state’s “full-blown heroin crisis,” and law enforcement officials in small cities across New England have noted an increase in heroin use.

Demand for the drug might be coming from people who are hooked on prescription pills. MORE