Monthly Archives: December 2015


Addiction in Washoe County

2018-10-18T15:42:54+00:00December 30th, 2015|

In recent weeks, numerous articles have discussed the opiate overdose epidemic in the country. The Centers for Disease Control reports that 44 people die each day in the United States from an overdose of prescription painkillers – a sobering statistic. When news reports saturate the airwaves about a particular drug problem and efforts are steered

Where Heroin in the U.S. Comes From

2015-12-02T19:56:27+00:00December 2nd, 2015|

Drug abuse is rampant in the United States. Overdose deaths have been rising, youth use has increased, and the drugs that are out there have become even more dangerous through synthetics and higher doses. One of the most abused and dangerous drugs in America is heroin. Business Insider recently posted an article about the main