Lexington's Heroin Explosion on Eastern Standard

Oct 4, 2014

Van Ingram, Executive Director for the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy, and Josh Nadzam, writer for under-main.com, join Host John Hingsbergen in-studio to discuss the renewed prevalence of heroin addiction in the Commonwealth.

From 2002 through 2006, there were no reported deaths from Heroin overdose in Lexington. Compare that to 44 such fatalities in 2013 and there’s apparently a problem. On this week’s Eastern Standard, we’ll meet the the researcher and creator of a multi-media report on the Explosion of Heroin Addiction in Lexington. 

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Guests for this week's show: Josh Nadzam - Researcher and writer for UnderMain (under-main.com); 

Van Ingram - Executive Director for the Kentucky Office of Drug Control Policy