I'm a Paramedic, Please Stop Asking Me the Worst Thing I've Ever Seen
As a first responder, I’ve been asked this question countless times. Trust me, you don’t want to know.
Small communities are seeing more opioid hospitalizations every year
These smaller communities in Canada are seeing nearly twice as many opioid poisoning hospitalizations compared to major cities.
BC Health Officials Will Start Giving Free Opioids to Users in 2018
This is a big deal.
Canadian doctors are writing more opioid prescriptions despite overdose crisis, study says
Researchers say the overprescription of opioids has contributed to the overdose crisis in Canada.
Court-Imposed ‘Red Zones’ Are Ruining Drug Users’ Lives
Canada’s first in-depth study of release conditions found life-threatening consequences for users banned from Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside.
Vancouver's Pop-Up Overdose Prevention Site Is Now Giving Users Free Weed
Capsules of CBD, THC, and the herbal painkiller kratom are part of a DIY harm reduction effort that police aren’t planning to shut down.