In Illinois, heroin addiction is a growing problem. Overdose and deaths as a result of heroin abuse are issues now faced by every community in our State. No small town is exempt from this growing epidemic. Today, towns such as: Stewardson, Beecher Ci
Police say Suboxone, the drug used to treat heroin addiction, is as nearly as powerful and in demand itself ? either for treatment of heroin addiction or as a replacement high.
As the US grapples with a resurgence of heroin addiction, emergency workers and addicts' families are turning to an "antidote" called Naloxone to prevent overdose.
He is still battling a harrowing heroin addiction. And musician Pete Doherty's journals contain a sad entry, penned by fellow addict Peaches Geldof - an oath promising not to die, signed in her own blood.