HLN’s Dr Drew Pinsky: Heroin Addiction Isn’t Kicked, It’s Lifelong


HLN’s Dr. Drew and CNN’s Chris Cuomo discuss the deadly consequences of heroin addiction.

Heroin addiction is the hot topic today following the death of talented actor.

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Dr. Drew Pinsky discusses that people have to understand their recovery and how the addiction process and rationalization takes advantage of the facts that victims no about the recovery process.

Heroin is still a unique danger also in a pill form and smoking form.

People mistakenly think the pills are safe an under control.

Dr. Drew claims that 99 percent of his patients are dying of an inadvertent overdose of a prescription that was at a prescribed dose, not much lower than the overdose.

Dr. Drew Pinsky is a practicing physician who is board-certified in internal medicine and addiction medicine. Pinsky is also Assistant Clinical Professor of Psychiatry at the Keck USC School of Medicine.

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hlntv.com/shows/dr-drew

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