Resurgence of Heroin

February 21, 2014

Because of the crackdown on prescription drug abuse, a new generation of addicts has turned back to an old nemesis. On this edition of Northwest Now, we learn about the comeback of heroin - the toll it exacts from addicts, and what is being done to teach a new generation about the dangers of chasing an old high.


Program is available online after broadcast.

LINKS:

http://adai.uw.edu/hotlines.htm
http://www.atforum.com/faqs/mat.php
http://www.stopoverdose.org
http://adai.uw.edu/hotlines.htm
http://report.nih.gov/nihfactsheets/viewfactsheet.aspx?csid=123
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-26672422