According to the experts: yes.
And how one new film is trying to change that.
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have stumbled upon a compound that essentially negates the effects of cocaine.
Unless you're into police brutality and an enforced lack of medical attention.
Ex-heroin addicts are resurrecting a Victorian practice to keep their children quiet.
Thanks to Portland Hotel Society, a non-profit that provides services to people with mental health and addiction issues, there are two crack pipe vending machines in Vancouver.
Nurses say it's an epidemic of negligence and doctor oversight.
A veteran corrections officer talks about inmates puking up methadone, pencil stabbings and drugs shoved up butts.
"That dude is smoother than silky sperm!”