Tag: heroin

    NYC Syringe Programs Successfully Serving the Most Vulnerable New Yorkers

    New York City’s syringe service programs (SSPs) are successfully getting harm reduction resources into ...

    NYC Jail Deprived Trans Women of MAT for Years

    Between 2015 and 2018, transgender women incarcerated in New York City’s first-of-its-kind Transgender Housing ...

    Safe Consumption Site in Philly Has 90 Percent Support Among Locals

    Communities most impacted by the overdose crisis are more likely to back groundbreaking interventions ...

    I Chose Functional Heroin Use. Here’s How It Works for Me.

    Recovery from addiction is different for everyone. In my case, abstinence from heroin didn’t ...

    “Liquid Handcuffs”—A Documentary to Free Methadone

    There’s nothing greater than living,” says Ellis (above), who takes methadone. “We all want ...

    Trump Doubles Down on “Drug-Free” America and the Death Penalty

    President Donald Trump’s contradictory messages about his response to the opioid-involved overdose crisis were ...

    DEA’s “Innovative” Strategy in New Orleans Encourages Ever-Harsher Prosecutions

    On April 16, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) launched its latest punishment-driven, treatment-inflected response ...