Tag: overdose

    A “Competence Vacuum” in Trump’s Opioid Response Team

    In January, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) outlined its strategy “to address, head ...

    Portugal’s Decriminalization of Drug Use, Explained

    In 2001, Portugal was experiencing an opioid-involved overdose crisis, similar to the one gripping ...

    Tennessee Plan to Mandate Lockable Prescription Bottles May Help, But Only Slightly

    New Tennessee legislation hopes to tackle teenage prescription opioid use by keeping pill bottles ...

    Heroin Buyers Clubs Proposed by Researchers to Reduce Overdose

    The crisis of opioid-related deaths extends throughout North America. Similar to cities across the ...

    Feds Take First Formal Swing at Stopping Supervised Consumption Space

    The United States Attorney for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania launched a preemptive strike ...

    What Is Harm Reduction, Anyway?

    We often describe Filter as “harm reduction journalism”—meaning both journalism that comes out of ...