Pennsylvania Heroin Abuse Report Says Drug Easier and Cheaper to Get than Alcohol

heroinLife in the keystone state may sound idyllic enough, but there is a darker side to rural Pennsylvania that you don’t always hear about. According to an investigative report that was released on Tuesday, heroin is easier to get than a bottle of wine and can be cheaper than a six-pack of beer. The state is not alone in its struggle against the Continue reading

The New York Heroin Problem

heroinThe rate of fatalities from unintentional heroin overdoses in New York City last year was the highest the city has seen in the past ten years, according to a recent report from the Department of Mental Health and Hygiene. Highlighting what appears to be a surge in heroin usage in New York City and across the country, the report indicates that the number of overdoses involving Continue reading

10 Heroin Withdrawal Symptoms: What to Expect

addictHeroin withdrawal is something you may experience as a heroin user if you have been taking the drug for a while, whether as a regular user, in binges, or if you have become addicted to the drug. One of the easiest ways to understand the concept of heroin withdrawal is to think of using heroin as taking out a loan. In the beginning, you are experiencing Continue reading