PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE
Drug use is hard on everyone, from the individual who can’t stop using them to their parents, siblings and close friends. But it might be harder on small children than anyone else.
Following the tragedy of Carrie Fisher’s death, the toxicology report shed detailed light on the way her toxic cocktail of drugs contributed to her death.
What some people think are facts regarding marijuana, cocaine and prescription drugs are actually no more than myths often spread by those using and selling the drugs.
Drug abuse among the population is on the rise as is well known, especially with the recent problems with prescription painkillers often leading to heroin overdose and even death. What most people don’t realize is that doctors, per statistics are prone to drug and alcohol abuse.
For many people, the phrase “drug addict” conjures up the image of someone in a dirty room shooting heroin or someone smoking crack in a back alley. In recent years, drug addiction has become a widespread epidemic that bears no resemblance to these old images.