Heroin Pipeline to Pittsburgh

WPXI is hosting a series on the addiction epidemic that is taking so many lives. The heroin epidemic costs taxpayers nearly $22 billion each year. More than $5 billion of that is spent on heroin-related crimes. Below is the first episode that was hosted live on...

Depression …

The primary symptoms of depression are a sad mood and/or loss of interest in life. Activities that were once pleasurable lose their appeal. Patients may also be haunted by a sense of guilt or worthlessness, lack of hope, and recurring thoughts of death or suicide....

Mother's Day

Today is Mother’s Day. I am grateful for having my mother, mother-in-law and step-mother in my life. Don’t ever take for granted what you have, see what you have right now and show that you appreciate it. I don’t do that all the time but I try. ...

OxyContin = Addiction Epidemic

Last week my family watched the HBO Documentary “Warning: This Drug Will Kill You”, which follows some people through through addiction. This documentary really targets in on one of the big precursors of this crisis. Over prescribing of pain killers. I...

Sunday Updates

We have a full agenda for today, was going to shorten it but feel that each of these should be discussed a little today for the update. Sunday Update Open Letter – TeeLow Celebrating Loved Ones Interactive Map South Pittsburgh Opioid Action Coalition Please...