Heroin Addiction And Death On The Rise Among Affluent, Women

0 ratings

889 views
390 days ago

Video Description

"From: https://www.youtube.com/user/RTAmerica

July 09, 2015 - A new survey by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention found a startling trend in heroin usage in the US, with the rate of addiction doubling over the past decade for white people and women. There was also a 60 percent increase in usage among people with higher incomes. RT’s Simone Del Rosario speaks with drug policy expert Sanho Tree about the crisis and the response so far.

For more on the addiction epidemic, go to http://on.rt.com/f6sknk

Find RT America in your area: http://rt.com/where-to-watch/
Or watch us online: http://rt.com/on-air/rt-america-air/

Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTAmerica
Follow us on Twitter http://twitter.com/RT_America

PigmineNews.com: http://www.pigminenews.com
PigmineNews on Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/PigMineNews
PigmineNews on Twitter: http://twitter.com/PigmineNews
PigMine2 on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/PigMine2/videos

FAIR USE NOTICE: This video may contain copyrighted material. Such material is made available for educational purposes only. This constitutes a 'fair use' of any such copyrighted material as provided for in Title 17 U.S.C. section 106A-117 of the U.S. Copyright Law."

Quotes

"I am lying in bed shaking, my legs aching. My eyes are sore, I’m nauseous, muscles paining and I’m constantly sneezing."

Christian

MoreSend us your Quotes


Tips & Hints

  • Learn healthy ways to cope with problems

    Even once you’ve recovered from drug addiction, you’ll still have to face the issues that led to your drug problems in the first pl...
    More
  • Don’t let relapse keep you down

    Relapse is a common part of the recovery process from drug addiction. While relapse is understandably frustrating and discouraging, it ...
    More
  • Seek support from your family

    Your family needs to be involved in your journey to fight your addiction. Only you can accomplish this important task, but you need to ...
    More
  • No more secrets

    It’s time to clean out the closet and take inventory. No hiding because of shame. No hiding because of fear. You are not alone in you...
    More
  • Regain Power

    Many addictions are undermined because we believe we are powerless to change the situation. This is not true! You do have the power to ...
    More
  • More Tips & Hints