A New Kind of Krokodil May Be Coming to Florida

What do we know about this new flesh eating Krokodil? It first appeared in Eastern Russia in 2002 as a cheaper home-made alternative to heroin. It causes skin to deteriorate from the inside out. It’s deadly–in fact most people die within two to three years of using the drug. Its Krokodil (Russian for crocodile) and it may have made its …

Drug Related Deaths in Florida Drop by 9% in 2012

Last year, 8, 330 people died in Florida in as a result drug use. If the number appears high–it shouldn’t. The state actually saw a 9% decrease in the amount of drug related deaths this year than in 2011 where the number was 9,135. The data was collected and released by the Florida Medical Examiners Commission. According, to the report deaths caused …