How a Nurse and Mother of Two Became a Heroin Addict

Season 1 Episode 101
Aired on 03/09/2014 | CC tv-14
Tammy was an overwhelmed mother of two young children, often working three consecutive 12-hour shifts as a nurse. When she was prescribed painkillers after her first delivery, Tammy says she began to rely on the drug to relieve her stress and help her fall asleep. Watch now as she reveals the simple mistake that emboldened her to start stealing prescription drugs.