The overdoses and the deaths are adding up.
The United States is caught in the grip of a heroin crisis, threatening an entire generation.
Nothing has worked in the efforts to stop the U.S. addiction. Crime is spiking.
We take you to the heroin overdose capital in the country where lives are being lost and a community is fighting back.
And examing efforts to break this cycle in our special: Hometown Heroin.
This week on Americas Now. Sunday at 6 p.m. EST or 7 a.m. Beijing time on CCTV America. You can also watch via your web-connected device at: www.cctvamericalive.com