Although the number of methamphetamine labs found in the state of Iowa has decreased, a recent report shows usage rates and the potency of meth available in Iowa have increased. Find out how meth can effect Iowa children and communities with this news quiz.
IowaWatch will host two forums on Nov. 19 and 20 in Des Moines and Iowa City to show the IowaWatch documentary “Breaking the Cycle: Meth Addiction in the Heartland” and host a panel of experts.
FIND OUT MORE ABOUT METH ADDICTION IN IOWA:
By: Katie Kuntz
An IowaWatch documentary: “Breaking the Cycle: Meth Addiction in the Heartland” examines the impact methamphetamine has on Iowa children raised in a home with a parent addicted to the drug. Watch it here.
By: Meghan Horihan
View this behind-the-scenes look at reporter Katie Kuntz’s journey of more than a year making the IowaWatch Documentary “Breaking the Cycle: Meth use in the Heartland.”
By: Lyle Muller
Several organizations working together can fight the spread of methamphetamine use and create hope for those addicted to the drug, speakers said at a forum that IowaWatch helped co-host on July 1.