In the United States, opioids always cause more overdoses in young people

Sébastien Paour

Jun 3, 2022

Overdoses are now the leading cause of "preventable death" among 18-45 year olds in the United States. Fentanyl, a synthetic opioid often sold on social networks and hidden in painkillers, has become the most deadly drug in 2021 in the country.