What Does a Heroin Overdose Look Like?


If you are worried because someone you love is addicted to heroin, you are not alone. According to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention, the US is currently battling a heroin epidemic. Understanding the signs and symptoms of a heroin overdose is an important step to saving lives. Whether you encounter someone in trouble in the parking lot, at the mall, or find your loved one unresponsive in your bathroom, knowing what to look for can help you explain it to the emergency dispatcher. What is Heroin? Heroin is a derivative of morphine, (an opiate) and is typically sold […]