Jake Pesaruk

    Jake is a freelance reporter of all trades, including health, politics and investigative features. He specializes in finding the human element that makes a story tick. He lives in Canada.

    Alberta’s Battle Over Harm Reduction Is Heating Up

    The consistent hostility of Alberta’s government toward the province’s regulated supervised consumption sites (SCS) ...

    FDA’s Suspected Push for Global Kratom Ban Rattles Advocates

    Despite Thailand’s recent legalization of kratom—swiftly following the country’s decriminalization earlier this year—international kratom ...

    Alberta’s Discredited Anti-SCS Report Still Raised Across North America

    Governments wield power over the implementation of harm reduction services, but their impacts aren’t ...