The Curiosity+Heroin campaign is working to educate people about heroin and prescription painkiller abuse.
Heroin and prescription painkiller abuse has become a problem of epidemic proportions. Curiosity+Heroin is an educational campaign from NCADA – St. Louis that raises awareness of the effects and consequences of this real and present danger.
The Science & Human Toll of Heroin
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People Can & Do Recover
Warning: Nearly All Heroin Users Began Abusing Rx Painkillers First
A growing number of obituaries of people who have died of heroin overdoses refer to their addiction, The New York Times reports. In the past, these obituaries tended to say a person died “unexpected...
Lisa Scoggins-WernerI am convinced this is a family problem not a law enforcement one. I offered a cell phone with numbers on it from my addict childto a detective, he didn't want it, he was more concerned with his buddies son the heroin dealer's death!!!, This guy goes to the church the detective attends. He's an alcoholic raising his addict son's kids!!!my son was told he can't sit outside of a heroin dealer's home in Collinsville as it disturbs them!!! The cops in Collinsville and everywhere are NOT equipped to handle this as it is in their own friends and families and they are taxed with trying to protect the idiots and to jail those who aren't in their circle. PITY. If I ever get a call from another cop regarding this I'm gonna tell them to piss up a rope!!!!6 days ago