Managing Wound Care & Chronic Complications Associated With Sustained Injecting

This article contains images, videos and other media that shows real-life wounds, abscesses, ulcers and amputations associated with injecting throughout. Not for those with a nervous disposition to wounds and graphic media.

It has been reported that one third of substance users will develop an injection-related abscesses, sores or open wounds within a one-year period at minimum.

Education about substance use, skin issues and wound care is an important part of helping not only the user but also the health care professionals that are encountering this consequence of injecting more and more often.

Discover the warning signs when wounds develop and when more professional help may be needed.

Do You Really Know What Effects Drugs And Alcohol Are Having On Your Body? Find Out Here!…

The effects drugs cause to your body are also effected by the strength and ingredients contained within the drugs or alcohol you consume.

The interactions between the chemicals, the chemicals and your body and the strength of those chemicals and chemical processes then determine how strong the drugs will be, what side effects they could/will cause and also determine your overall risk of overdose or harm.

Knowing what substances do to your body allows you to make better, more informed choices.