Can Heroin Addiction Cause PTSD?

Can Heroin Addiction Cause PTSD?

Experiences with untreated trauma can lead to post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). Those who have had substance abuse disorders (SUDs), including heroin addiction, are at an increased risk for experiencing traumatic events and situations that can lead to PTSD. Heroin addiction leads people to make poor decisions such as stealing and causing emotional and physical harm…