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Comparing Heroin to Fentanyl-Laced Heroin

Heroin is a widely abused, potent opioid drug synthesized from morphine. In the 19th century, heroin was developed as a replacement for morphine, but doctors soon found that heroin itself...

Is Fentanyl Replacing Heroin ? Leading Cause of Overdose Death in NJ?

Opiate addiction has been the primary cause of drug overdose deaths across New Jersey for years now. First, it was painkiller use and abuse that was causing the issue, and...

Frequently Asked Questions About Fentanyl Addiction & Treatment

Fentanyl is a highly potent synthetic opioid used to treat severe and chronic pain. It’s also used for anesthesia and sedation prior to surgeries and other invasive procedures. Its high...

Fentanyl Strikes NJ: Drug Overdose Deaths Triple on the Shore

New Jersey has been hit hard by the drug epidemic sweeping the country, and nowhere has been harder hit than down at the Shore. First attributed to high rates of...

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