Canadian Prisoners Win Battle to Access Methadone
The change in policy comes just as British Columbia announced a public health emergency due to drug overdose deaths.
Locked Up and Dope Sick: Canadian Prisoners Fight for Addiction Treatment
British Columbia prisoners are taking their jailers to court to fight for access to methadone and Suboxone.
Is Canada’s New Methadone Leading Some Patients Back to Heroin?
Many patients are saying that Methadose doesn’t hold them until their next dose, and it’s causing them to experience withdrawal symptoms.
There Are Crack-Pipe Vending Machines in Vancouver
Thanks to Portland Hotel Society, a nonprofit that provides services to people with mental-health and addiction issues, there are two crack-pipe vending machines in Vancouver.