Heroin

HEROIN: INFO

Heroin is very addictive drug. Recent researches have shown that instead of intravenous way, heroin is more often used for smoking and sniffing. Specially, because of its purity and of common opinion that addiction is not created if drug is consumed in this way.

HEROIN: MISUSE AND ADDICTION

Heroin is illegal, very addictive drug. It is drug that is the most misused and influences faster then other opiates. Heroin is produced from morphine, natural substance that is extracted from cocoon of some sorts of poppy. It is usually sold as white or brown powder or as black sticky mass, known as “tar heroin”.

INHALATION OF HEROIN

Heroin is consumed in following way, it is wormed with lighter on aluminum folio. Steam that is created in that way is inhaled with help of tube. Across world, inhaling heroin is known as “chasing the dragon”

HEPATITIS C – FACTS

In many cases persons infected with virus hepatitis C will not necessary get ill, while some can feel symptoms similar to flu which do not need treatment. However, in some cases, when person is just infected with hepatitis C, urine turns darker and eyeballs and skin turns yellow. Symptoms of hepatitis can disappear after few weeks, but that doesn't mean that infection is gone.

POSSIBILITIES IN TREATMENT OF CHRONICAL HEPATITIS C

Biggest number of patients doesn't have symptoms, and if problems appear they are usually tiredness, pains in abdomen, weak appetite, itching, weight loss. Unfortunately, main characteristic of hepatitis C is possibility to become chronically, only 15-30% of diseased is getting healed after acute stadium of illness, while among the rest of 70-85% illness is developing to chronically form.