There were over 52,000 drug overdose deaths in the United States in 2015.
The United States lost 58,000 lives in the Vietnam War.
Over 55,000 people died in the conflict in Syria in 2015.
In the past 10 years over 560,000 people in the United States died due to drug overdoses, more than the population of Atlanta.
Fentanyl deaths reached an all-time high of 1,374 in New York City last year — a 46% increase over 2015.