How Marketing — and Medicine — Spurred the Opioid Crisis

Aggressive marketing by the pharmaceutical industry in the 1990s resulted in a prescription drug crisis that has spiraled out of control. With over 2 million Americans now estimated to be dependent on opioids, overdose deaths from these highly addictive drugs are occurring at an average of one every ten minutes in the United States.

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