Tag: opioids

    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 ...

    Probation Officers Should Never Direct Medical Care for People With OUD

    The Oregon State Senate voted in April to decrease barriers to lifesaving medical treatment ...

    Denial of Methadone Devastates Incarcerated People: What Hope?

    When people who are dependent on opioids are incarcerated and denied access, they go ...

    Harm Reduction Is Growing in Scotland—But So Are Overdose Deaths

    In November 2018, Scotland launched a revised national drug policy that prioritizes recovery resources, ...

    Sharing “Cookers” Heightens HIV Transmission Risk—But There’s An Easy Way To Fix That

    Sharing injection drug preparation equipment, like “cookers,” increases people’s risks of transmitting HIV, according ...

    “Liquid Handcuffs”—A Documentary to Free Methadone

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