heroin addiction

5 Tips for Family and Friends of Opiate Addicts

5 Tips for Family and Friends of Opiate Addicts

Most recent statistics indicate an average of 91 Americans die a day because of an opioid-related drug overdose. The number of deaths has increased greatly over the last two decades. But while drug abuse is potentially deadly to people with opiate addiction, its also crippling to friends and relatives. Mother and father, siblings, kids, and many others often watch from […]

Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Risking the Lives of Tucson Addicts

Fentanyl-Laced Heroin Risking the Lives of Tucson Addicts

Drugs have been a difficult element of human society, from the 19th-century opium dens to today’s increasing outbreak of heroin addiction. The desire to take the edge off is understandable in a world filled with social pressures, an unstable political climate, stress from work and school, and the problems that come with personal relationships. Unfortunately, […]