But why now?
One of the hardest lessons around being sober is learning to appreciate the ordinary, the mundane, and the normal.
Heroine is an escape, a relief, a safe space. Giving it up means facing all the fear, rage, and terror you’ve been running from.
“My identity had become so entwined with heroin that I had normalized it. It was only occasionally, in a moment of clarity, that I realized just how abnormal being a heroin addict was.”
The past year has seen a huge 30 percent rise in people under the age of 25 seeking treatment for the drug.
Toronto activists started an illegal safe injection site to prevent opioid overdoses.
Pass that...AP algebra class.
"I haven't been sober this year, I don't think."
Mar Del Plata follows Buenos Aires with the prohibition they announced Tuesday.
Last week's announcement that President Rodrigo Duterte once abused the opioid comes amidst international concern for the number of drug users, dealers, and innocent bystanders being executed in the Philippines.
Rural areas are hit the hardest.