America’s heroin use skyrockets

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USA – Come on you guys, everyone knows drugs are bad. And if we’re talking about heroin; it’s really bad.

Heroin use in the U.S. has skyrocketed in recent years. At the current pace, experts say heroin use will reach epidemic levels. The numbers don’t lie.

A yearly government drug survey shows in 2002, 166,000 Americans said they had used heroin. It jumped to 335,000 in 2012.

Rehab facilities are seeing it front and center and attribute the spike in heroin use, partly due to pill mills getting shut down.

So, instead of poppin’ pills people turn to heroin to get their high. But let’s be honest, we all know those highs lead to lows.

So come on peeps, it’s a new year. Let’s keep it clean and classy!



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