Pages tagged: Heroin

Drug Use in College

Drug Use in College

Jared Rosenthal
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Statistically, half of college kids use drugs (not including alcohol), and 20% are seriously abusing them. It’s important to take a look at the warning signs that a college student may be using the most common of the illicit drugs.

Miami Hit Hard By Heroin

Miami Hit Hard By Heroin

Nina Fenton
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These days Miami, Florida is filled with far more than the sound of the beach, music coming from Little Havana and the sound of car horns honking at the never ending traffic. In fact, it’s filled with the sound of tourniquets being snapped around the arms of addicts while they fill their needles with heroin.

Rising Heroin Abuse in Tampa

Rising Heroin Abuse in Tampa

Nina Fenton
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This likely comes as no surprise, but Tampa is also battling a rising heroin problem like several other cities in the state.

'Cuddlers' Help Heroin Addicted Babies

‘Cuddlers’ Help Heroin Addicted Babies

Nina Fenton
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The heroin epidemic in our country is so out of control that it is impacting the lives of newborn babies who were subjected to the drug’s harmful effects before birth. Hospitals are now looking for “cuddlers” to help these babies through their withdrawals.