Northern Kentucky advocacy groups at the forefront of the fight against heroin addiction are praising state lawmakers for passage of a new heroin bill.
MILWAUKEE (WITI) ? Heroin addiction has become an epidemic across the country, including here in Wisconsin. It has invaded our schools ? not only in the city, but in the suburbs. A man whose addiction began when he was in high school in southeastern Wisconsin is trying desperately to break free from heroin?s grip, and [?]
by Terry Parris Jr Why heroin addiction treatment is stuck in a "scientific dark age." Standard treatment for heroin addicts is not all that different today than it was decades ago: willpower over chemistry. It's a 12-step program. It's a rigid 30-day drug detox center. And the majority of the time it's not successful, according to a yearlong investigation by the Huffington Post. Researchers say ...
Suburban mother of three Shannon Ryan recorded cell phone video to document her son Nick Ryan's heroin addiction.
Seaside Heights Mayor William Akers spoke about his son's heroin addiction and overdose in an effort to help others.