Addicts ‘discouraged’ by lack of options for uninsured

"If it's this hard then why don't I just go back to my hard life of using drugs instead of trying to get help? It's going to be hard either way."

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Lawmaker’s 2 sons battle heroin addiction

"You don't wake up one day and decide, 'I'm going to be an addict, like I think I'm going to be addicted to drugs.' It's a slow process that happens."

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Child welfare cases soar within Indiana’s heroin epidemic

While there is some debate about whether there is a single cause linked to these increased caseloads, the consensus remains the same – heroin is part of the equation and the drug's choking grip on Indiana is suffocating a child welfare system already overburdened.

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Police in Grant County fighting extremely potent, deadly type of heroin

The Indiana Drug Enforcement Administration said if you think of fentanyl as a box of salt, it only takes two grains for someone to overdose.

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