Heroin's Long Term Effects on the Body

Medically Reviewed Article from Verywell Mind by Buddy T

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According to Buddy T, "The long-term and short-term effects of heroin use wreak havoc on your body. When a user does heroin repeatedly, it can cause actual changes in the physical structure and physiology of the brain which can create long-term imbalances in the neuronal and hormonal systems. These changes are difficult to reverse."

This article discusses the effects heroin has on the human body and brain.