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Withdrawal and Sickness

Posted in Vicente on January 13, 2013 by Vicente Peláyez

When a heroin addict goes without heroin for long enough, he or she suffers a combination of cramps, chills, itches, vomiting, paranoia, delirium, and other physical and psychological symptoms. Most people call this condition ‘withdrawal’; drug users, however, call it ‘being sick.’ Why? Continue reading