Heroin, also known as diamorphine among other names, is an opiate typically
used as a .... Of the estimated 1500 drug users who did not benefit from the then-
current oral substitution treatment, app...
Heroin is a highly addictive, illegal drug. It is used by millions of addicts around
the world who are unable to overcome the urge to continue taking this drug every
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International. History of heroin.
The history of heroin in society, the effects of heroin and the risks of heroin use.
Opium, the first opioid, is derived from the sap of opium poppies, whose growth
and cultivation dates back to the ancient civilization of Mesopotamia around ...
Nov 15, 2015 ... A report issued this summer by the Centers for Disease Control found the number
of heroin users in the US had grown by almost 300,000 over ...
While an undetermined amount of the opium is consumed in the producing
regions, a significant amount of the drug is converted to heroin and sent to
Oct 30, 2015 ... America's heroin epidemic represents a new phase in the war on drugs. As
Katharine Q. Seelye reports, heroin deaths have surged mostly ...
Ian Scott traces the hundred-year history of heroin, from cough medicine to ...
How, then, did nineteenth-century science come to bequeath this notorious drug
May 23, 2016 ... Heroin withdrawal is caused by lack of endorphins, as the body stops producing
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