Browsing All posts tagged under »overdose«

Is heroin overdose painful?

March 30, 2010


Is heroin overdose painful. You're extremities have turned purple and hair is now completely matted down with sweat. It is now time for them to administer the shot. Within seconds you reawaken to find yourself in a state of utter confusion and sudden, horrendous agony. You're heart is racing and nausea sets in... As you spew vomit into the bucket the EMS has provided you, all the while the only

Another Drug Related Death

July 26, 2008


Another drug-related death Another drug-related death of a young man (in his 20s) this week (not to mention the gentleman in his 50s or the woman in her 30s, they are no less tragic and they also died drug-related deaths this week) He died of heroin intoxication, abuse, over-use. What also stood out with this […]

Herion use spikes in Lake County, Illinois

March 22, 2008


Lake County Coroner Richard Keller said there’s also been a spike in fatal heroin overdoses. Five heroin-related deaths have been recorded in 2008, and 12 in the past six months, Keller said. In all, heroin overdoses accounted for 18 deaths in 2007 and 16 in 2006. “I am really concerned,” he said.Dr. Keller publishes valuable […]

My Child ~

January 30, 2008


Jonathan McEachern December 26, 1986 – November 30, 2007 Just shy of his 21st Birthday ~ Adlai Stevenson High School Alumni Cause of Death – Homicide Overdose