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A Heroin Crisis So Powerful That It Drives Bipartisan Action in DC

In today’s highly charged political environment, there are few issues that garner widespread partisan support in Washington. The opioid crisis is one issue that seems to bridging the divide. As reported at KTUU, fifty-six democrats and 44 republicans in the House are pushing eight proposed laws to loosen opiate-addiction’s ever-tightening grip on America. “Heroin addiction does not choose Rs and… Continue Reading A Heroin Crisis So Powerful That It Drives Bipartisan Action in DC

Chris Herren

Former Celtics Star Shares Drug Addiction Woes

Chris Herren was a 1994 McDonald’s All-American from the Fall River, MA high school basketball team, who went on to play for Boston College and the Boston Celtics. Unfortunately, his basketball potential was cut short by rampant drug use throughout his career. While playing for the Boston Celtics, Herren started to use painkillers such as OxyContin, Vicodin, and Percocet. In… Continue Reading Former Celtics Star Shares Drug Addiction Woes