Fentanyl overdoses eclipse COVID-19 death toll as biggest killer of those 18-45

11/7/22–Since 2019, fentanyl overdoses have risen to become the primary killer of young adults aged 18 to 45. New data accumulated by the non-profit Families Against Fentanyl (FAF) cites the illicit drug as killing more young adults than COVID-19, car accidents, and suicide in the last two years. Now, FAF is calling for the drug to be classified as a weapon of mass destruction, which would allow more funding to fight the drug epidemic. Read