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  • "Black Shadow", A Dangerous Heroin Mix in Southeast Michigan
    opioid prescription painkillers and an unbelievable amount of users have switched over to heroin in recent years for one reason or another Today many older teens and young adults are entering into substance abuse rehab facilities addicted to heroin never dreaming that their recreational use of prescription pain medications could have ever led them down this path St John Providence Brighton Center for Recovery in Michigan is seeing an increase in the amount of young people aged eighteen to twenty five seeking treatment for opiate addiction as well according to freep com Many young people start out abusing pain medications like Vicodin and OxyContin and from there they move onto heroin an even more powerful and dangerous opiate drug Much of the heroin circulating throughout the United States is highly pure or cut with other drugs and many areas are seeing an increase in heroin related overdose cases because of this A dangerous heroin mix referred to on the streets as black shadow in communities of southeast Michigan may be responsible for the increase in heroin related overdoses they re seeing According to the article acetyl fentanyl may be the toxic substance combined in the extremely dangerous heroin mix Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304 915 0148 Alaska 480 478 0599 California 626 498 2948 Delaware 302 342 8812 Georgia 678 573 5007 Illinois 708 248 8377 Kansas 785 380 0231

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/black-shadow-a-dangerous-heroin-mix-in-southeast-michigan.html (2016-04-26)
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  • White Powder Heroin Reaching the Streets of South Charlotte, NC
    in south Charlotte for a many years but it appears another form of the drug is reaching their streets and could possibly pose a danger to some teens White powder heroin started showing up in south Charlotte about 6 months ago according to their police Vice officers seized over a hundred and fifty thousand dollars worth of both white and black tar heroin during an apartment complex major drug bust in east Charlotte the month before Mercy Horizons director of Substance Abuse Services Robert Martin reports they started treating patients for white heroin about 6 months prior According to the news report the black tar form of heroin is most often injected but the white powder form of the drug can also be snorted or smoked so it could be more appealing to some adolescents Heroin is dangerous and highly addictive no matter what form of the drug a person uses Hopefully the white powder form of heroin won t be around very long in Charlotte like it is in other major northern cities such as Baltimore and New York Some people say white powder heroin is easier to use than the black tar form of the drug according to the report so we can only hope that it doesn t become popular in Charlotte or any other part of North Carolina in the future Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/white-powder-heroin-reaching-the-streets-of-south-charlotte-nc.html (2016-04-26)
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  • Dangerous Synthetic Form of Fentanyl Seized in Montreal
    potent painkiller called Desmethyl Fentanyl among the thousands of drugs police seized This illegally produced synthetic painkiller is forty times more potent than heroin and eighty times more potent than morphine according to a CBC News report on PoliceOne com There were over 300 000 thousand pills of illegally manufactured man made prescription medications seized due to the huge drug bust in Montreal in late April according to the report Not only were illegally manufactured synthetic drugs found by Montreal authorities during the raids but they also found equipment that has the ability to produce a pill every second According to the article the Desmethyl Fentanyl that was confiscated during the drug bust was so toxic that 4 of the law enforcement authorities were mildly injured even though gloves and masks were worn when the drugs were handled This shows you just how potent dangerous and toxic this Desmethyl Fentanyl must be Some of these drugs have fake logos and brandings on them as a way of marketing the illegal dangerous drugs to young people It s just a matter of time before Desmethyl Fentanyl is in the U S if it isn t already so we need to be aware the new synthetic drug exists and could end up circulating on our streets putting curious teens and young adults in potential harm Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304 915 0148

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/dangerous-synthetic-form-of-fentanyl-seized-in-montreal.html (2016-04-26)
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  • Woman Under the Influence of Heroin Kills 2 Elderly People in St. Peters, MO.
    law enforcement is seeing an increase in drug related accidents everywhere Heroin is unfortunately one of the drugs that are increasing in abuse right now and users often get behind the wheel high Many heroin users even shoot up while driving down the road putting everyone s life at risk Sadly people are driving while under the influence of drugs every day and innocent people are losing their life because of it This is exactly what happed not long ago in St Peters Missouri A woman driving under the influence of heroin admitted to authorities that she had shot up prior to causing a collision that led to the death of 2 others according to kmov com Sadly an elderly man and woman were killed as a result of the accident Christine Brown caused when she crossed the center line while high on heroin last month According to the article authorities found a syringe in her bra and several heroin capsules in the woman s vehicle She s been charged with manslaughter and also for possession of a controlled substance and unlawful use of drug paraphernalia Two innocent lives were lost that day that could have been avoided Sadly now Ruth Thimming and Donald Gemeinharts families and friends will have to endure intense pain and loss all because someone else chose to get behind the wheel high on heroin Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/woman-under-the-influence-of-heroin-kills-2-elderly-people-in-st-peters-mo.html (2016-04-26)
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  • Naloxone Spray Available In Du Page County
    receive medical help immediately Naloxone is a powerful drug that can counteract the effects of an opiate drug overdose if it s administered in time but not everyone is fortunate enough to receive help right away Naloxone is a unique drug that s responsible for saving the lives of thousands of people who would have died from a heroin or other opiate drug overdose Because opiate painkillers are so widely abused and heroin abuse is rising in many areas throughout the United States naloxone brand name Narcan is a lifesaving drug we ll continue to hear about Naloxone is most often administered by intravenous injection by a medical professional but there s also an intranasal form of naloxone now that paramedics use in emergency opiate overdose situations Unfortunately not everyone is able to receive immediate help if they overdose on heroin or other opiates but in Du Page County the lifesaving drug naloxone is now available A naloxone spray that comes in a prevention kit is available to anyone eighteen and over at Stonybrook Center which is a treatment center for addictions in Winfield according to the chicagotribune com Individuals seeking one of these Overdose Prevention Kits needs to take a rescue class at the clinic in order to obtain one the cost is thirty five dollars Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304 915 0148 Alaska 480 478 0599 California 626

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/naloxone-spray-available-in-du-page-county.html (2016-04-26)
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  • 21 Year Old Woman Fakes Devastating Illness to Fund Her Heroin Habit
    she was unable to afford Brittany s cancer scam included a personal website flyers and donation jars She then used the donations to fund her addiction to heroin According to nbcnewyork com a fund raiser was organized by a pet store owner named Liz Patricola a breast cancer survivor herself Brittany received thousands of dollars through donations a fundraiser and dinner dance a personal gift of five thousand dollars from Tom O Grady who organized the dinner dance and even by conning her grandmother out of 100 000 Brittney s unthinkable cancer scam to feed her heroin habit netted thousands of dollars from the kindness generosity and compassionate people she took advantage of before investigators were alerted by the head of one local cancer charity Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/21-year-old-woman-fakes-devastating-illness-to-fund-her-heroin-habit.html (2016-04-26)
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  • Teen Charged in Heroin Overdose Death
    Drug Induced Homicide associated with the death of an eighteen year old from Troy Illinois Elizabeth provided the heroin that led to the death of Charles T Gammon and could face up to thirty years in prison according to BND com The use of heroin in increasing rapidly among prescription drug users that are looking for a cheaper and more available opiate to abuse because pain medications aren t cheap on the streets anymore Opiate addiction is a hard to overcome and people will often move onto harder drugs like heroin which is not only powerful but unpredictable Drug abuse is taken very serious today and if someone dies from an overdose the person that supplied them with the drug is held accountable for their death Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/teen-charged-in-heroin-overdose-death.html (2016-04-26)
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  • Heroin Users Beware
    of a former inmate from San Miguel County Detention Center as well as 3 inmates that became ill and had to be rushed to the hospital According to the Las Vegas Optic heroin tainted with bath salts is suspected to be the cause SFGate reports Symptoms include seizures hyperventilation and dangerous changes in vital signs according to Warden Patrick Snedeker from the San Miguel County Detention Center Heroin that was possibly contaminated with anthrax could be responsible for another recent death according to a report on MailOnline A middle aged adult male died in Glasgow recently and according to the article there have been other cases in Europe and the UK Heroin Detox Methadone Treatment Centers Alabama 334 649 3039 Arkansas 870 277 4314 Connecticut 860 986 7636 Florida 561 859 0771 Idaho 208 473 2876 Iowa 712 266 3564 Louisiana 318 935 6161 Massachusetts 617 206 3810 Mississippi 662 269 0154 Nebraska 402 261 2767 New Jersey 732 497 3463 North Carolina 828 202 4176 Oklahoma 405 253 5317 Rhode Island 401 288 3581 Tennessee 423 208 9047 Vermont 802 428 4694 West Virginia 304 915 0148 Alaska 480 478 0599 California 626 498 2948 Delaware 302 342 8812

    Original URL path: http://heroin.org/news/heroin-users-beware.html (2016-04-26)
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