heroin addict
Health

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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Fashion Tips & Tricks

Wedding dress alterations: how you can turn anything into the dress of your dreams

You might have found a wedding dress that you feel a million dollars in but there are some small things you would change. Or maybe you have inherited a wedding dress from previous generations but it needs a modern revamp?

Whatever your situation, the possibilities with wedding dress alterations are (almost) endless.

You can change the neckline, shorten it, lengthen it, add some sleeves, need I go on?

On your big day, you want to make sure that you feel completely and utterly wonderful in your dress but also that you are comfortable. There’s no good looking amazing but being …

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financial hardship
Lifestyle

Controlling the time of financial hardship

One of the worst things that can happen in today’s day in age is suffering a financial hardship with no plan in sight. This isn’t to shame people who don’t plan – sometimes, things happen that are out of your control. In fact, only about 4 out of 10 Americans have an emergency fund.

Whether it’s being fired from your job, getting into an accident, going through a divorce, or a plethora of other stressful and traumatic situations, financial hardship is a burden that many may have to go through. As unfortunate as that sounds, there are steps …

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