Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

No One Knows How Many People Are Dying in BC Recovery Homes

During the deadliest year of Canada's opioid crisis, VICE investigated dangerous conditions in places meant to help people get clean.
Sarah Berman
3.14.17
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Portrait of a Crisis

We talk to users at the heart of the opioid crisis in Vancouver's Downtown Eastside.
Amil Niazi
11.4.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

How Canada’s Rehab Centres are Failing Drug Users

Canadians are waiting months to get into government treatment centres, new data shows.
Rachel Browne
11.4.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

A Young Woman Recounts Her Fentanyl Addiction and Painful Recovery

The powerful opiate took over A'lisa Ramsey's life, this is how she got it back.
Amil Niazi
11.3.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Meet the Man Drug Users in Vancouver Call a ‘Secret Kind of Hero’

Hugh Lampkin walks the streets of the Downtown Eastside saving lives.
Natalie Alcoba
11.2.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Why an Accused Drug Dealer’s Manslaughter Charge Sets a Bad Precedent

As more fentanyl dealers get arrested, experts warn against jailing addicts.
Rachel Browne
11.1.16
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

The Year in Fentanyl: How the Deadly Drug Impacted Canada in 2016

An illustrated look at how the drug and other opioids affected the country.
Michael Robinson
10.31.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Editors’ Note: Here’s Why Canada’s Opioid Crisis Demands Our Attention

VICE Canada is launching a week-long look at Canada's growing opioid problem.
Amil Niazi, Associate Editor and Natalie Alcoba, V
10.31.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

How North America Found Itself in the Grips of an Opioid Crisis

From pharmaceutical deception to prohibition without rehabilitation, we look at the mistakes that got us here.
Dan Werb
10.31.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

Why I Report on the Opioid Crisis

The alarming number of overdose deaths are more than just statistics to me.
Allison Tierney
10.28.16
Relapse: Facing Canada's Opioid Crisis

How the Fentanyl Crisis Is Affecting Quebec

Quebec sees a looming crisis, but are they ready for it?
Justine de l'Église
10.24.16
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