Dr Oz: Mom With Heroin Addiction
The heroin epidemic is tearing our country apart and new statistics showing a surprising increase in drug-related deaths in women aged 25-55. We are now losing more lives to heroin than car accidents.
A young woman named Danielle shared with Dr Oz that she grew up in a small town as an honors student with plans to go to college. When she turned 18, she got pregnant with her first daughter. She struggled as a single mom and got pregnant with her second daughter a couple years later. She suffered from a few medical issues and was advised to get a hysterectomy. She was prescribed Oxycodone after her surgery.