Too Many Young Lives: The Heroin Addiction Epidemic

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The recent death of Prince shined a spotlight on the abuse of prescription painkillers. And not far from Paisley Park, too many young people are battling addictions of their own, reports Liz Collin (5:31). WCCO 4 News At 10 – May 11, 2016

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"I was being very selfish because I was thinking I was not hurting anyone but myself by using heroine, but this was the farthest thing from the truth."

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