Heroin


Virtual Reality Game May Help Heroin Addicts Overcome Habit – Researchers

Virtual Reality Game May Help Heroin Addicts Overcome Habit – Researchers

Researchers from the University of Houston are testing a virtual reality game called “heroin cave” where addicts put on VR head...

Feb 29 2016, 11:13am CST

Heroin Users and Overdose Deaths Rising Fast in US

Heroin Users and Overdose Deaths Rising Fast in US

The number of heroin users is slowly but steadily increasing in the United States. This is a health hazard and societal problem...

Jul 8 2015, 5:53am CDT

Ebola in New Jersey: Hammer taken into Custody for selling Ebola

New Jersey Man taken into Custody for selling 'Ebola' Heroin

A New Jersey man called "Hammer" was taken into police custody for selling heroin that was labeled as Ebola....

Oct 23 2014, 6:56am CDT

Peaches Geldof Heroin Abuse Surpassed her Mother’s

Peaches Geldof Heroin Abuse Surpassed her Mother’s

Peaches Geldof is reported to have engaged in heroin abuse that far surpassed her mother’s. In fact, she died from a dose that...

Jul 24 2014, 3:16am CDT

Toddler Heroin Scandal Leads to Father’s Arrest

Toddler Heroin Scandal Leads to Father’s Arrest

A toddler who had several packets of heroin in his jacket was found in a daycare center. This scandal has led to the infant’s f...

Mar 12 2014, 3:52am CDT

Heroin Happy Meal sold at McDonalds?

Heroin Happy Meal sold at McDonalds?

A McDonald’s empoloyee was arrested for selling heroin through Happy Meal boxes....

Jan 30 2014, 10:45pm CST

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug

Legal Heroin: Is Virtual Reality Our Next Hard Drug

* Co-written with Laura Anne Edwards, Global Content Partner, Unreasonable Group. So video games are addictive—this we know. It...

Jan 15 2014, 8:11am CST

Why Is Heroin Abuse Rising While Other Drug Abuse Is Falling?

Why Is Heroin Abuse Rising While Other Drug Abuse Is Falling?

Peter Shumlin, the Democratic governor of Vermont, brought heroin addiction to the front burner of national news by devoting hi...

Jan 14 2014, 9:56pm CST

Obamacare Heroin Reveals Drug Dealers May Have A Liberal Bias

Obamacare Heroin Reveals Drug Dealers May Have A Liberal Bias

Do heroin dealers favor democrats when it comes to branding their drug? On December 20, Massachusetts State Police Trooper Joe...

Dec 24 2013, 2:46pm CST

Obamacare Heroin Stash Found

Obamacare Heroin Stash Found

A large stash of heroin with the words Obamacare was found in Massachusetts by the police. The Obamacare printed heroin cargo w...

Dec 21 2013, 3:26am CST