Twin Cities Heroin Use On The Rise.

Employee Screening NewsA new study shows heroin use on the rise in the Twin Cities while the abuse of prescription opiate-based pain killers may be slowing.  This phenomenon is likely due to heroin being cheaper, more potent and easier to obtain than prescription pain killers.

Listen to the MPR report here.

 

Read and download the complete study by Carol Falkowski from Drug Abuse Dialogues here.