This is heartbreaking. Here is a current article about the numbers of overdoses: https://www.statnews.com/2017/02/24/fatal-overdoses-data/ Here is an older article. https://www.bloomberg.com/news/arti...verdose-deaths-in-u-s-have-tripled-since-2010 We all think of the heroin addict as some grimy homeless person living under a bridge. In reality, addiction crosses the boundaries of wealth and social status. Someone close to all of us is either a heroin addict or an opiate (pain pills) addict. We just don't know it because they haven't confessed. Thoughts?