DOPESICK

Drugs

What Happened After I Found Out My Son Was Addicted to Heroin

One mother recounts how she found herself in the midst of Florida’s opioid epidemic and corrupt treatment industry—and how to deal.
Sarah Bellman
10.3.18
Drugs

I Save Lives on the Front Lines of South Florida's Opioid Crisis

We talked to Allie Severino, star of VICELAND’s new show 'DOPESICK NATION,' about working in her region's notorious recovery industry.
Sarah Bellman
9.12.18
Steel Town Down

Why We Partnered With CTV to Make a Documentary About the Opioid Crisis

VICE Canada’s Head of Content explains why we teamed up with CTV’s W5 for our new documentary, ‘Steel Town Down: Overdose Crisis in the Soo.’
Patrick McGuire
2.9.18
column

Canada’s Opioid Crisis: It Didn’t Have to Be This Way

The federal government is holding a conference for a "national dialogue" on the opioid crisis. It could do more harm than help.
Dr. Hakique Virani
11.16.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

We Asked Experts How to Solve Canada’s Opioid Crisis

We spoke to everyone from a dark web expert to addiction doctors to find out how we can start fixing the worst drug safety crisis in Canadian history.
Allison Tierney
11.1.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Fentanyl Took Over My Life, This Is How I Got It Back

One of the characters in VICE's new doc 'DOPESICK' talks about the realities of getting sober and how losing a friend to the drug inspired her to try and get help for others.
A'lisa Ramsey as Told to Allison Tierney
6.23.16
DOPESICK

DOPESICK: Fentanyl's Deadly Grip

VICE presents an immersive and personal feature-length documentary about the fentanyl crisis in Canada told from the perspective of a community of drug users.
VICE Staff
6.22.16
DOPESICK

Watch Our Trailer for 'DOPESICK: Fentanyl's Deadly Grip'

On June 22, VICE will air the immersive and personal feature film about Canada's fentanyl crisis told from the perspective of a social network of drug users.
VICE Staff
6.13.16