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The Opiate Crisis and the Hidden Costs of Addiction

The Opiate Crisis and the Hidden Costs of Addiction

January 5th, 2017

What’s really going on with opiates, opioids, and Rx painkillers in the U.S.? Expert Warren Rivera – a former DEA Special Agent with years of experience in drug diversion – explores here.

Can you overdose (OD) on heroin?

Can you overdose (OD) on heroin?

December 24th, 2016

Heroin addicts and even first time users are equally exposed to the risk of overdose. Read more on the effects of heroin overdose and find out how much heroin is too much, here.

How much heroin is too much?

How much heroin is too much?

December 11th, 2016

Using heroin is like playing Russian roulette with your life. Can dosing be controlled? We explore here.

A timeline of the heroin problem in the U.S.

A timeline of the heroin problem in the U.S.

May 13th, 2015

A brief chronology of heroin-related events since the 1850’s in the U.S.

Can you die from taking heroin

Can you die from taking heroin

October 11th, 2014

Yes, heroin can cause death. More on the serious side effects of heroin and how to address heroin overdose here.

54 Heroin overdose: How much amount of heroin to OD?

Heroin overdose: How much amount of heroin to OD?

December 22nd, 2013

How much does it take to OD on heroin? What are the heroin overdose complications? We review heroin overdose, death rate, and possible complications here.

42 Mixing heroin with alcohol

Mixing heroin with alcohol

July 9th, 2012

Effects of mixing heroin and alcohol include heavy sedation and intoxication as well as shallow breathing or slowed/irregular heartbeat. So you should AVOID mixing heroin with alcohol to avoid overdose. More here on harms and warnings for mixing heroin with alcohol.

100 Snorting heroin

Snorting heroin

April 16th, 2012

What can snorting heroin ho and what dangers are present? Can risks of snorting heroin be avoided? More on snorting heroin effects here.

7 Heroin overdose described by a heroin addict

Heroin overdose described by a heroin addict

December 20th, 2010

From his memoir of heroin addiction, Richie Farrell describes the last moments of a planned heroin overdose. A brief look at what happens during a heroin overdose, and a dying man’s thoughts about the events which drove him to heroin.

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