Seeking to Ease Heroin Addiction in Baltimore

2019-11-26T10:30:28-05:00

Baltimore is just one of the many cities across America hit hard by heroin addiction. In 2011, the overdose date in Baltimore was 22.7 people per every 100,000 people. By 2017 that number more than tripled to reach 85.2 per every 100,000. While there are several factors that influence the rise of heroin addiction in [...]

Seeking to Ease Heroin Addiction in Baltimore2019-11-26T10:30:28-05:00

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County: Seeking Hope and Recovery

2019-09-30T11:20:04-04:00

In the United States, the number of adults 12 or older using heroin has continued to rise since 2007. In 2016, almost 950,000 Americans reported using heroin, and the use of heroin typically results in addiction. Heroin is one of the most addictive drugs, and it can take as little as one use to become addicted. [...]

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County: Seeking Hope and Recovery2019-09-30T11:20:04-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore: Fighting an Uphill Battle

2019-08-26T10:59:44-04:00

Baltimore continues to improve its ability to reduce rates of heroin addiction in Baltimore by providing easy access to treatment and ensuring the public receives adequate information about heroin addiction. According to the CDC, heroin use among people age 18 to 25 doubled over the past decade. Additionally, 90 percent of heroin users abuse one [...]

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore: Fighting an Uphill Battle2019-08-26T10:59:44-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Timonium MD: Working Toward Recovery

2019-10-31T12:26:01-04:00

Heroin is an illegal, highly addictive drug that is derived from morphine and which produces a feeling of euphoria in users. Heroin has many health risks, but is one of the most difficult drug addictions to break. With heroin use, your body develops a powerful psychological and physical dependence on the drug. How Heroin Addiction [...]

Heroin Addiction in Timonium MD: Working Toward Recovery2019-10-31T12:26:01-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Harford County: The Problem Started Long Ago

2019-08-14T15:50:16-04:00

In Harford County, Maryland, the number of opioid-related deaths increased between 2015 and 2016 by 66 percent. Like many other counties around the country, heroin addiction in Harford County is a serious problem that continues to prove difficult to manage from both healthcare and law enforcement perspectives. Yet, a cursory look at the opioid problem [...]

Heroin Addiction in Harford County: The Problem Started Long Ago2019-08-14T15:50:16-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County a Scourge on the Area

2018-09-17T10:43:09-04:00

As the opioid epidemic rages on, people who are unable to afford prescription pills - or who are denied access to them by doctors - end up turning to heroin, which is cheaper and more accessible. This dangerous transition has lead to more instances of heroin addiction in Baltimore County and in the city than [...]

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County a Scourge on the Area2018-09-17T10:43:09-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore Endangers Many

2018-08-13T12:19:27-04:00

For those who don't have any personal experience with addiction - whether themselves or loved ones - it may be difficult to understand the severity of different kinds of drugs. However, heroin addiction in Baltimore is one of the most difficult kinds of addiction to treat as a result of both a powerful physical and [...]

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore Endangers Many2018-08-13T12:19:27-04:00

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County

2019-08-14T16:09:29-04:00

People across the country are fighting to overcome, or to help their loved ones to overcome, a number of addictions. In Maryland, there is no exception, and there are more than enough instances of heroin addiction in Baltimore County and other parts of the state. We need to come together to determine how best to [...]

Heroin Addiction in Baltimore County2019-08-14T16:09:29-04:00

Heroin Addiction Stems from Varying Origins

2017-12-11T10:26:27-05:00

There isn't a single reason why a person might develop a heroin addiction, but there are a number of paths that have the potential to lead there. Understanding how this process begins and continues to this dangerous endpoint is an important part of figuring out how best to prevent these addictions from developing in the [...]

Heroin Addiction Stems from Varying Origins2017-12-11T10:26:27-05:00

Heroin Additive Greatly Increases Risks

2019-08-14T16:54:58-04:00

There is enough that's dangerous about heroin without adding more to the risks. There is so much generalized discussion about the huge number of people struggling with this type of addiction within the U.S. at present, but the hazard that is almost never discussed is that "there’s no way to know for sure exactly what’s [...]

Heroin Additive Greatly Increases Risks2019-08-14T16:54:58-04:00