Use + Harm Reduction

    We Must Address the Overdose Crisis With the Same Focus as COVID-19

    The United States is simultaneously experiencing two devastating public health crises—the COVID-19 pandemic and ...

    Orlando, Florida, Gets Its First Syringe Program—With Strings Attached

    Orange County, Florida, launched its first syringe service program (SSP) on June 1. The ...

    Atlantic City’s Flagship Syringe Program in Battle for Survival

    In the past few months, the South Jersey AIDS Alliance (SJAA) has been planning ...

    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 ...

    RIP Rod Skager, a Pioneer in Harm Reduction Drug Education

    When my children entered adolescence in the 1980s and ‘90s, the War on Drugs ...

    New York Poised to Finally Decriminalize Syringe Possession

    A six-year effort to decriminalize syringe possession for drug use in New York is ...

    San Francisco’s Vape Flavor Ban Saw More Teens Start Smoking

    In the summer of 2018, San Francisco residents voted overwhelmingly to ban the sale ...

    Drug Use Is Perfectly Compatible With Good Parenting

    Many of us are parenting while using drugs. Sometimes with a single drink at ...