Articles tagged with: small towns and heroin

Opinion: Small Town Denial Merely Perpetuates Addiction

Written by Eliza Player on Thursday, 10 May 2012.

Opiate Addiction

Being from Louisiana, this article struck home with me. Also, my experience with small town residents addicted to painkillers paints this picture for me. I so disagree with this small town reporter. I want to warn all these small towns like Breaux Bridge, Louisiana...that this problem will not "blow over."

Illegal Drugs

  • heroin addict finds recovery

    Former Heroin Addict Turns Life Around

    In Boston, a local recovering heroin addict shows that life can get better through getting clean. Joe Putignano, once a desperate heroin addict, is now a star gymnast in Cirque du Solei’s Totem

Prescription Drugs

Celebrities

  • Jenelle Evans Sobriety

    Former Teen Mom Star Finds The Gifts Of Recovery

    Recovering from addiction is a lifelong process and certainly may take time, but with the right help and the right focus on the people and things that are important to them, many addicts find their way back to a happier and more stable life.
Opiate Treatment