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Once an active teenager, Jeremy Glass got hooked on pain killers at the age of 15 after injuring his knee playing football for his high school team.
Prescription drug abuse is growing among the younger population. "It was a nightmare," his mother Cyndi Glass said. "We never knew what to expect. He just wasn't the same kid."
In their five-year struggle the family spent more than $100,000 on treatment, but none of it worked.
Finally, one night when he was unable to obtain painkillers, Jeremy was so desperate for a high that he tried heroin.
It was a decision that ended up ki