Heroin help: Local resources
First and foremost, if you or someone you know is struggling with a heroin addiction or overdoses on heroin, seek medical attention immediately.
Heroin is an illegal, highly addictive drug. Processed from morphine, heroin is most commonly injected with needles.
Users who abuse this narcotic can have serious health issues like brain damage, loss of decision-making abilities, behavior issues and other mental and emotional problems.
An addiction to heroin can be difficult to overcome but with proper treatment and a strong support system, it is possible.