Jackson's Heroin Problem Persists, Fueled by Prescription Drug Abuse

Jackson's heroin problem persists, fueled by prescription drug abuse
Most have overdosed or been near death, but this often isn't enough to convince them to stop or seek help, those who work in substance abuse treatment report. Heroin numbers. Sweeping it from the streets: Grams of heroin seized by the Jackson Narcotics …
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Poor oxytocin development could be to blame for alcohol and drug addiction
According to a National Survey on Drug Use and Health from the US Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration, 8.7% of the US population aged 12 and over was treated for an illicit drug or alcohol abuse addiction in 2010.
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