By Marty Salo
My mom speculated that Anna Nicole Smith died the same way that her son Daniel died. Â
I'm not sure about all of what goes on, but Mom was a nurse in a drug treatment facility, and a little bit of google yeildedf up some interesting finds.
It's a little bit funny that some people might want to blame the paparazzi, or the government, or the lawyers, or the older children of the billionaire.
Does the possibility that this was brought on by one's own self-destructive behaviors/tendencies somehow lessen the tragedy?
This is poisoning from taking a large amount (overdose) of methadone. Methadone is a very strong painkiller. It is also used to treat heroin addiction.
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