Articles tagged with: heroin addiction and teens

Opiate Addiction Rages Through Orange County: This Is Joey's Tragic Story Part 1

on Thursday, 03 May 2012.

Opiate Addiction

Opiate addiction rages in Orange County,California, which otherwise seems like a nice, relatively affluent place. This is Joey's tragic story, told in several parts. Joey's story is similar to stories all over the country, and this problem of opiate addiction among young people is staggering. Many of them begin using prescription painkillers, often graduating to heroin. The effects of this epidemic are devastating.

Illegal Drugs

  • heroin addiction

    A $50K Heroin Habit

    A woman has admitted to stealing over $50,000 from the Postal Service in order to support her heroin addiction.

Prescription Drugs

Celebrities

  • amanda bynes

    Amanda Bynes Moves To New York City

    Former teen queen and Nickelodeon star, Amanda Bynes has decided to leave Los Angeles and move to New York City, where she will begin her new life as a fashion designer.

Opiate Treatment