woman suffering from the long term effects of heroin

Long Term Effects of Heroin

In 2017, President Trump issued an executive order declaring a public health emergency because of the opiate epidemic. Opiate abuse, which includes both prescription medications and heroin, played a major role in overdoses becoming the leading cause of accidental death in the United States. Street heroin cut with dangerous and powerful additives like fentanyl increased…

woman is trying to quit heroin cold turkey.

Quitting Heroin Cold Turkey

If you are suffering from an addiction to heroin you may have asked yourself this question: can I quit heroin cold turkey? There may even be people in your life who have encouraged this course of action, but you should think twice. There are many reasons why it is a terrible idea to quit heroin…