Why Are We So Scared of Sharks?

It took a few well-publicized serial attacks, along with some help from Hollywood, to turn a species just trying to mind its own business into a national phobia.

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More people are addicted to painkillers than meth and heroin combined.

Sources: QZ, CNBC, STAT

Purdue paid $600 million in fines for lying about its product... a fraction of its profits.

Sources: New York Times, Legal Match, Slate, Forbes

For more on this horrifying subject, see 5 Terrifying Things I Learned as a Drug-Addicted Nurse, 4 Insane Details of Cough Syrup Addiction (An Inside Look) and How Greedy Doctors Just Caused Me 5 Days Of Withdrawal

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