What Killed Seymour?
The death last month of actor Seymour Hoffman raised the awareness in our nation that there may be a direct connection between prescription painkillers and heroine use. Indeed, there are plenty of studies providing evidence of this.
Not only that, but researchers have been gathering shocking data about the over prescription, inappropriate prescription (e.g. to pregnant women!), and overuse of painkillers. People get hooked on the painkillers, and then when they can’t get the prescriptions, some resort to street drugs. That’s what killed Seymour. He apparently got a super powerful batch of heroine, and the needle was […]