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The use of heroin is on the rise

Drug officials fear the apparent drug overdose of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman is evidence of a trend; a sharp increase in Americans' use of…


How heroin kills you

Using heroin can kill you, but it may not be in the way you think. If Philip Seymour Hoffman did die from using heroin, his death was atypic…

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Deadly dose behind bars

Authorities say two New York inmates who suddenly died in their jail cell back in December, died from a combination of heroin and Fentanyl.