It's a common story that drug use in teens is most prevalent among those with troubled home lives and struggles with poverty, but at least for heroin, this story isn't actually true. Believing a myth like this one could keep you in the dark about your own teen's drug use until it's too late. Discover which types of teens actually have the highest rates of heroin use and why.
A widespread study conducted in 2014 revealed that heroin users were more likely to be affluent and living in a relatively
Aside from having greater
Since it's the community and the availability of wealth that makes heroin
24 March 2017
I was always very healthy throughout my childhood, but when I became a teenager, I was diagnosed with a chronic illness. Thankfully, I had the support of my loving family to help keep me upbeat during a time that could have led to me experiencing the depression that some do after they first learn they will have an illness for life. I am very grateful for the advice I have gotten throughout my life, so I decided to create a blog where I can share all of the advice that has helped me live a happy, healthy life, despite having a chronic illness. Since I am on a medication that suppresses my immune system, I have also studied up on many other illnesses and tips for avoiding them and treating them. I plan to post health tips for people of a variety of ages and suffering with various illnesses!