How Long Island is Losing its War on Heroin
The talented singer, cheerleader and honor student who was about to graduate from Plainedge High School had become the poster child of the epidemic, galvanizing suburban Long Island as ... those lost to overdose—or saved by recovery—especially since ...
How to deal with a scary stock market
After the 2000-2002 crash, investors did not recover what they ... as this might seem, you should not take your cues from the stock market. Rather, you should be guided by the types of investments you need, and how long you have before you will have ...
Heroin overdose survivor inspires others recovering from addiction
Fast forward to March 2014: Jazzmin is in Hendricks County at a recovery event open to the public, sharing her story. “This,” she says pointing to her legs. “This, is the aftermath of my destructive past. I should ... her overdose on heroin and ...
Route to Recovery
Hoffman, who reportedly died from a heroin overdose ... Long Island community of Roslyn, N.Y., also began using drugs at the age of 12 and found sobriety when he was 23. The two men, along with Snitzer’s wife, Aura Arslanian, also a recovering addict ...
5 things to know about heroin treatment Vivitrol
Vivitrol, increasingly being tried by courts, prisons and jails across the United States to fight repeat heroin abuse, offers a long ... should be aware that resuming drug use after stopping Vivitrol treatment could make them more susceptible to overdose.