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Heroin Addiction

Cory Monteith died of heroin, alcohol overdose


The death of 31-year-old Glee star Cory Monteith has rocked fans of the popular show - as well as those who have been publicly supportive of Monteith's battle with addiction.

Russell Brand says he's still tempted by heroin


British comic Russell Brand says that his urge for heroin hasn't disappeared just because he's now sober.

Opiate addiction treatment not being used enough, but why?


An FDA-approved treatment for those addicted to painkiller drugs, heroin--even alcohol--isn't being used as much as standard methadone treatments.

Jon Bon Jovi's daughter arrested after heroin overdose


The daughter of famous rock singer Jon Bon Jovi was found unresponsive by a dorm mate at her New York college this morning.

Vancouver Supreme Court Rules to Keep “Injection Site”


In 2003, among much controversy, Vancouver opened its first “safe injection site” on the city’s eastside.

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