Drug Addiction Articles

Fairfax mother of young heroin addict: 'There were clues. But we had no clue.'
The sentencing last week of a D.C. heroin dealer whose drugs killed three other young adults in Fairfax has cast a harsh light on the problem of addiction in Washington's suburbs. Even in this affluent, well-educated area, young people are jeopardizing …
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Michiana's Heroin Invasion: Addiction and treatment – Part 3
While Michiana's heroin death toll continues to rise — many say the biggest battle is overcoming addiction while users are still alive. Addiction specialists agree – it's a drug that pulls users in like few other substances can. “The reward in the …
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Recovering addict Melanie Griffith flies into LA after inspirational speech at
On Thursday Melanie Griffith flew into Los Angeles after speaking at the National RX Drug Abuse Summit, a three-day event at the Atlanta Marriott Marquis in Atlanta, Georgia. The 56-year-old looked in the pink – literally – in an unusual blush-coloured …
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