A growing epidemic: the story of heroin in Ohio
The number of opioid-related deaths in Ohio has been continually on the rise since 2003, according to the Ohio Department of Health (ODH).
The faces of heroin
Ohio has the highest overdose rate in the United States. Overdoses and deaths have risen within the last five years, and are still on the rise.
Medication, treatment centers aid heroin addicts in road to recovery
Heroin addicts who want to get clean can choose from a number of available treatment options in their communities that range from medication to residential treatment.
This is your brain on opiates: the science behind addiction
“Since 2007, in Ohio, your child has been more likely to die of an overdose than in a car accident.”