I didn't even want the stuff in the house after reading how good medication for pain can become someone else's addiction.
Overall, I would recommend this book to anyone: an addict, a recovering addict, friends/family of addicts, parents, teenagers, and everyone in between.
This is the true, sad, moving and totally engrossing account of one person's hidden struggle with an addiction to painkillers.
Having had my own addiction to pain killers, once I ordered the book I could not wait for it to come, and when it did I was very excited to finally have the chance to read it... Read morePublished 9 days ago by Mr. Roz
The only reason I gave this book two stars instead of one was because the writing style deemed it worthy of an additional star. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Alex Underwood
Earlier chapters brought me to understand where the author had been and where he was coming from for the story behind the books title "Pill Head". Read morePublished 3 months ago by stacey kearns
A good read. Really described what that culture is all about . It's a one way street, alright, and some take it straight to death.Published 4 months ago by d.gill
I'm a clinical psychologist who has been working with clients that have problems substance abuse addiction for over 10 years. Read morePublished 7 months ago by Jennifer May, Ph.D.
The author is amazingly forthcoming. As a nondrug user with a junkie son I found this book a very educational read. The author is a fine writer and a wonderful personal historian. Read morePublished 8 months ago by Amy H.
amazing book , I was hooked from the beginning also a lot of neat statistics included in the book which helps.Published 8 months ago by Kindle Customer
This book was very informative for me. No I'm not a pill popper but I can relate to a lot of what it's about.Published 10 months ago by Mary Jenkins