The British singer says she also considered using heroin at lowest point of addiction struggles.
Police have seized a UK-record haul of heroin worth more than £120m at the Port of Felixstowe in Suffolk. Around 1.3m tonnes of the class-A drug was hidden in boxes among towels and bathrobes on board a shipping container.
Monkey Dust: The Volatile Drug's Grip On Stoke
Until we address why so many more people are looking to escape reality, this crisis is going to get worse
For 10 minutes we were normal, and that wind just blew all the death off of us
Louis Theroux’s ‘Dark States - Heroin Town’ documentary offered an insight into how prescription drug addiction can swiftly
Those dying are 'often with poor physical and mental health... losing their battle with long-term addiction'.
Drug deaths have hit a record high in part because a “Trainspotting Generation” of older heroin users are dying after years
As a police officer I used to work undercover among problematic drug users. I witnessed the chaotic lives where gangsters manipulated vulnerable people, sexually exploiting them, or steering them to commit crimes for their fix.
'If we don’t reach out to these people more effectively they will die.'