If you or a loved one is being held within the grips of heroin addiction, there is no better time than now to seek treatment. At the Center for Combating Heroin Abuse in Lincoln, Nebraska we focus on the full rehabilitation and treatment of individuals...

Addiction is a chronic disease that causes large changes in an individual’s life and the lives of others around them. Family members and loved ones can become completely isolated from their former self and afraid to take action. It’s a tense and emotional situation to...

Heroin use in itself does not increase the risk of becoming infected with diseases or viruses, but the behaviors that accompany heroin use do. Individuals with a heroin addiction engage in a number of risky behaviors that expose them to various dangerous bacteria. If you...

Heroin is an extremely dangerous opiate with highly addictive properties. It is similar to morphine and is extracted from the same plant that morphine is made from (certain poppy plants). The color is usually dark, brown or black in color, and is sticky like tar...