Tag: overdose

    Man Who Died of OD Was Allegedly “Kicked Out of Treatment for Smoking”

    I can’t lose everything,” Paul Reithlinghshoefer told his mother when he relapsed back to ...

    2020 Candidate Andrew Yang Tweets Support for Safe Consumption Sites

    On August 7, Democratic presidential candidate Andrew Yang tweeted his support for safe consumption ...

    “Go Slow”—Baltimore’s Peer-Led Fentanyl Harm Reduction Campaign

    Public education campaigns about drugs often rely on ineffective and stigmatizing scare tactics. They ...

    CDC: Fatal Overdoses Are More Common in Cities Than Rural Areas

    In 2017, overdoses in urban areas occurred more frequently than those in rural places, ...

    Why Those of Us Who Choose Sobriety Should Back Safe Consumption Sites

    In many areas of public health and medicine, best practices are routinely adopted without ...

    Rising Meth-Involved Deaths of Major Concern Amid Estimated 2018 Overdose Fall

    For the first time since the 1990s, fatal drug overdoses decreased in 2018, according ...

    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 ...