The article describes the use of the drugs and how much drug use have changed over the years. Heroin had started being used by the lower class and has slowly went up to where suburban areas and the middle class are using it. Males, females, whites, blacks, Hispanics, Asians, no matter who you are, you can be introduced to this drug. Other drugs have been on the rise as well. Prescription opioid is now being used more frequently compared to other drugs like cocaine.