Among America’s Oldest, Opioid Overdoses Are On the Rise

City Limits-  After nearly 40 years of snorting heroin, Tamara Morgan almost died from two sniffs.

Morgan, 58, had raised her eight children in Bushwick, Brooklyn while managing a $200-a-day habit. That afternoon in August, Morgan’s daughter had just stepped out of the room when Morgan decided to test her latest bag of heroin. One sniff in each nostril, and she was out.

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