Unites States of Addiction
What It's Like to Detox in Jail
The small communal toilet was in the corner of the pod, enclosed by a short stall that did nothing to keep the smell of diarrhoea, vomit and blood from overtaking the unit.
What I Want to Tell You About Heroin
My Heroin Rehab Diary
"I am tired of the putrid stench of sweat and the overwhelming compulsion to use, use, use, because if I don’t, I will die."
The Strip Club Accused of Drugging and Robbing Its Customers
After waking up with £9,000 charged to his card, one customer drug-tested himself and found traces of methadone. He was one of many men allegedly scammed by Birmingham's Legs 11.
What Trump's National Opioid Emergency Should Look Like
The president should strip away the red tape preventing people from getting methadone or buprenorphine, which are proven to reduce opioid overdose.
The VICE Guide to Right Now
Should Heroin Be Available on Prescription in the UK?
According to the experts: yes.
What Hollywood Often Ignores in Films About Drugs
And how one new film is trying to change that.
Locked Up and Dope Sick: Prisoners Fight for Addiction Treatment
Canadian prisoners are taking their jailers to court to fight for access to methadone other withdrawal drugs.
The Canadian City Fighting Back Against Its Deadly Fentanyl Problem
A disturbing number of people in Sarnia, Ontario, are abusing a powerful painkiller that is 100 times stronger than morphine or 40 times stronger than heroin
Could This Cocaine Antidote Help Addicts Get Better by Ruining Drugs?
Researchers at the University of Copenhagen have stumbled upon a compound that essentially negates the effects of cocaine.
Myanmar's Heroin Addicts Are Plagued by Cheap Drugs and Conspiracy Theories
It's hard to get clean when a hit of high-grade junk only costs £1.
Britain Needs to Give Heroin Addicts Something More Than Methadone
I’ve been addicted for six years, and the fall-back NHS treatment isn’t working.
Bucharest Is Not a Good Place to Be a Heroin Addict
Unless you're into police brutality and an enforced lack of medical attention.
Mihai Popescu, Photos: Amy Goud