Doug Johnson

    Doug is a writer, editor and journalist whose work has appeared in National Geographic, Undark Magazine, New Scientist and Hakai, among others. He lives in Alberta, Canada.

    Alberta Government’s New Rules Set SCS Up to Fail, Advocates Say 

    More roadblocks loom for Alberta’s safe consumption sites, as the provincial government sets new ...

    Harm Reduction Deserts: When Services Are Miles or Hours Away

    Between stigma and bureaucratic challenges, accessing methadone and other medications for opioid use disorder ...

    Vancouver’s Advancing Drug Decriminalization Plan Sparks Controversies

    People who use drugs weren’t given a voice in Vancouver’s most recent step towards ...

    Legalizing Opioids: Three Proposed Models for Non-Medical Use

    A rarity among academic papers, a new piece of research proposes models for legalizing opioids ...

    Why New 12-Step Members May Avoid Carrying Naloxone

    For new members of 12-step programs like Alcoholics Anonymous and Narcotics Anonymous, naloxone can ...

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