heroin addict
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Heroin addiction and withdrawal

Heroin is one of the most addictive and dangerous substances on the planet. There is extensive coverage of the damage that this substance is doing nationwide. However, living through it is a different story. Between 2010 and 2017 there was over a 400% increase in heroin-related overdose deaths, according to the Center for Disease Control.

Statistics like this don’t do heroin justice. Tori Herr died in a Pennsylvania prison due to her withdrawing from heroin on April 5, 2015. While held in jail, Tori couldn’t keep fluids down and was suffering from dehydration. Eventually, she collapsed and went into …

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home healthcare
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8 tips to get started with your home healthcare career

Starting your career in any industry can be hard. But making a start in a super-competitive industry such as the home healthcare industry is even harder. You have to figure out what to learn, what certifications to get, whom to target as clients, and how to manage your home healthcare services. Researching this can be very time-consuming. That’s why I’ve put together a list of ten things you need to know as a new home healthcare aide.

1. Some US states pay home healthcare aides better

States such as Massachusetts and Minnesota spend more on home healthcare than South Dakota …

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My new Teamyo smartwatch

Today let me present you my latest acquisition technology-lifestyle-related. It’s a Teamyo smartwatch I’m in love with. I was thinking, some time ago, to try something cheap, test it thoroughly and then move, in about a year, to a high-end, more expensive smartwatch. But you know what, after wearing this one for a few weeks now, I don’t need a branded one anymore as this little guy satisfies me completely with all the functions it offers.

Why did I go for a smartwatch in the first place? Well, a smartwatch is not uncommon anymore. In this day and age, technology …

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