A dramatic spike in heroin overdose patients at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s emergency room has led to the creation of a pilot program to provide addicts with a comprehensive range of healthcare from initial detox to rehabilitation, psychological counseling and other services to ensure long-term recovery.
A dramatic spike in heroin overdose patients at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s emergency room has led to the creation of a pilot program to provide addicts with a comprehensive range of healthcare from initial detox to rehabilitation, psychological counseling and other services to ensure long-term recovery. Hector Gabino El Nuevo Herald
A dramatic spike in heroin overdose patients at Jackson Memorial Hospital’s emergency room has led to the creation of a pilot program to provide addicts with a comprehensive range of healthcare from initial detox to rehabilitation, psychological counseling and other services to ensure long-term recovery. Hector Gabino El Nuevo Herald

Spike in heroin overdoses treated at Jackson Memorial prompts pilot rehab program

October 19, 2016 04:58 PM

UPDATED October 19, 2016 05:19 PM

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  • New high blood pressure guidelines mean 30 million more Americans have hypertension

    Under the new guidelines, the number of adults with high blood pressure will rise to 103 million from 72 million. Hypertension is the leading cause of heart disease and heart-related deaths in the U.S. and worldwide.