• Cheaper, stronger heroin prompting public health emergency in Maryland county

    WASHINGTON – More people in Montgomery County die of heroin overdoses than homicides. Anne Arundel’s county executive is declaring it a public health emergency and now the state numbers are in: heroin deaths are increasing across…

  • Dramatic rise in heroin use across Md.

    Heroin use is on the rise in Maryland. The state is warning of heroin mixed with fentanyl, a
    synthetic opioid that is 80 times more powerful than morphine, and perhaps
    \”hundreds of times more powerful than heroin.\”