Junkie shooting heroin 1979

Part of a documentary from 1979 about the heroin epidemic during the late 70s in Italy,at that time this particular sequence caused controversy because for the first time a person was seen on televison injecting heroin.Heroin consumption spiked throughout the 1980s with 1.000 overdose deaths each year until eventually going out of fashion for the younger generations in the early 1990s.

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Tags: Drugs,Heroin,epidemic,Italy.

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