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Heroin, along with the other opioid drugs, is the most addictive illegal drug in use today. Addicts face many threats to their lives, not the least of which is the addiction itself. Being addicted to heroin destroys lives. Addicts do just about anything to get the $120-$200 a day needed to maintain their habits. Obtaining and using the drug occupies so much time and energy that an addict has little left for the rest of life.

One of the greatest risks of being a heroin addict is death from heroin overdose, and together with the other serious damage the drug does to the body, it’s hard to see why anyone would take the risk.

Take some time and check out this site on heroin. It's packed full of information and images that can help you make informed, healthy decisions. When you're finished surfing, you can see how much you've learned by taking our interactive quiz.. You might be surprised at how well you do.

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