Efforts Increased to Reduce Heroin, Prescription Drug Addiction in Macomb

Efforts increased to reduce heroin, prescription drug addiction in Macomb
Dependence on opiates such as Vicodin and OxyContin is blamed for turning prescription drug addicts into heroin addicts. Heroin, also an … On April 9, the national group, Alliance to Prevent Abuse of Medicines, released a 10-point plan. The group …
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Adult Drug Court helps addicts recover
Through drug court, participants are required to undergo weekly urinalysis tests, report to a judge, commit to community service, establish a support network and are assigned a probation officer, with most participants enrolled in the program a little …
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Funding is in doubt for Regina drug addiction housing program
The drug-addicted women who come through the doors of Regina's Kate's Place often need one last chance to turn their lives around. Like those women, the program itself is in desperate need of support before it's too late for it to be saved. Addicted to …
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