Use + Harm Reduction

    Does a “Dialectical Abstinence” Program Qualify as Harm Reduction?

    I first heard the term “dialectical abstinence” in the summer of 2019, several weeks ...

    Some Residents, Officials Gang Up Against Syringe Exchange in Chico, CA

    People who use drugs in Chico, California have faced opposition in obtaining sterile harm ...

    Study: Opioid Substitution Meds, Not Detox, Prevent Overdose

    The only treatment interventions associated with reducing an opioid use disorder patient’s overdose risk ...

    Why Suboxone Diversion Is Nothing to Fear

    “Subs. Who needs subs?” a woman called out quietly near the intersection of Kensington ...