Articles tagged with: heroin addiction

"Bomb-Ass Dope" and How It Changed My Life

Written by Eliza Player on Friday, 27 April 2012.

Heroin Addiction

Reading the article about an unusually high number of heroin overdose deaths in South Carolina, I was struck with a host of feelings and emotions. Officials believe these deaths could be attributed to a more pure heroin, and my mind started thinking about it all. I was transported back to one of my experiences with the "bomb-ass dope," and I realized that it changed my life.

Thinking Back to Desperation

Written by Eliza Player on Thursday, 26 April 2012.

Oxycontin Addiction

Reading a recent article about the crisis surrounding Oxycontin in Ontario, as the ban on the drug has put more and more addict's into a desperate position, my mind reaches back to the old days, and I remember the feelings of desperation. I relate to the tens of thousands of Oxycontin addicts suffering in Ontario, and I know that at one time I would have done anything to relieve the desperation, the sickness, the insanity. And I realize, they, too, will do the same.

Illegal Drugs

  • Child Neglect

    Young Couple Arrested For Child Neglect

    Two young parents were arrested for child neglect after police found cigarette burns and marijuana residue on their infant's blanket. The child was born with narcotics in his system and suffers from severe health issues.

Prescription Drugs

  • A True Definition of Relapse

    Addiction is a disease that stays with a person for life and is never fully cured but only managed as best as possible. That is why relapse is such a common issue that addicts have to be aware of at all times when they are getting through the initial phases of recovery.

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