There Is No Hero In Heroin [NOOK Book]

Overview

Jan Nargi, a single mother of two, is a registered nurse who worked in enough emergency rooms to know the signs of addiction, but failed to recognize them in her own family. Her son, Tommy, is a heroin
addict. He started abusing Oxycontin when he was sixteen and graduated to mainlining heroin by age eighteen. This is their story. The one of his life chasing the high, and her life chasing after him. They hope their collaboration
will strengthen ...
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There Is No Hero In Heroin

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Overview

Jan Nargi, a single mother of two, is a registered nurse who worked in enough emergency rooms to know the signs of addiction, but failed to recognize them in her own family. Her son, Tommy, is a heroin
addict. He started abusing Oxycontin when he was sixteen and graduated to mainlining heroin by age eighteen. This is their story. The one of his life chasing the high, and her life chasing after him. They hope their collaboration
will strengthen their relationship, assist Tommy on the road to recovery, and offer help and encouragement to others struggling with the battle of addiction. They pray their story will convince you to chase a new high, a natural
high on life. This story is factual. It is graphic. It is real. There is no hero in heroin.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780983166535
  • Publisher: Twin Feather Publishing
  • Publication date: 4/4/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 187
  • Sales rank: 240,864
  • File size: 556 KB

Meet the Author

Janice Nargi, a single mother of two, is a registered nurse who worked in enough ER’s to know the signs of addiction, but failed to recognize them in her own son. Through her popular blog, There Is No Hero In Heroin,
she has exposed the reality of teenage heroin addiction, allowing other families to benefit and learn from her experience. An active member of Al-Anon, Nar-Anon, and several online addiction recovery groups, Jan’s credentials
are in the field of hard knocks.
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