The Opioid Epidemic: Tracking a Crisis (In the Headlines) (Paperback)

The Opioid Epidemic: Tracking a Crisis (In the Headlines) By The New York Times Editorial Staff (Editor) Cover Image
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The United States is currently suffering the worst addiction crisis in history. Addiction to opioids, including prescription painkillers, heroin, and illegal synthetic opioids, is ravaging the country, destroying families, homes, and communities in its path. This riveting collection of articles tracks the opioid crisis from its earliest days through the present, aggregating human interest stories with news stories on how the government and public are responding to the epidemic. With such breadth of journalism examining the causes, impact, and response to the crisis, this collection offers readers a comprehensive approach to an unfortunately frequent topic of headlines.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781642820584
ISBN-10: 164282058X
Publisher: New York Times Educational Publishing
Publication Date: July 30th, 2018
Pages: 224
Language: English
Series: In the Headlines