hey sydney! Have you heard about the rising heroin addiction in indiana?
According to a 2006 study by Indiana University, 2.2% of Indiana high school students had tried heroin.
no! How bad is it?
Chronic heroin users may develop collapsed veins, infection of the heart lining and valves, abscesses, and liver or kidney disease. Pulmonary complications, including various types of pneumonia, may result from the poor health of the abuser.
1. 10 seconds 2. anywhere 3. asking about the rise in heroin addiction
around 80% of people placed in prisons abuse drugs or alcohol. About half of these people are clinically addicted to one substance or another.
1. 10 seconds 2. anywhere 3. talking about the rise in heroin problems in Indiana 4. https://www.dualdiagnosis.org/jail-time-drug-users/
quote from a heroin user: "It's a symptom of unresolved underlying issues, or an attempt to self-medicate issues like depression or anxiety."
1. 10 seconds 2. anywhere 3. talking about the rise of heroin in indiana 4. http://www.drugwarfacts.org/chapter/addictive_properties
its not all bad though, Indiana just passed a legislation that requires indiana to open 9 new opioid treatment centeres
oh ya! i heard that some counties in southern indiana have started needle exchange programs to stop the spread of disease.
www.drugwarfacts.org/chapter/addictive_properties. 1. 10 seconds 2. police department 3. police officer talking about incarceration rates related to heroin
www.wthr.com/article/law-signed-to-add-9-new-opioid-treatment-centers 1. 10 seconds 2 prison 3. inside the life of a heroin addict
www.dualdiagnosis.org/jail-time-drug-users/. 1. 10 seconds 2. anywhere 3. talking about the steps Indiana has taken to stop the spread of diseases and addiction