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Legit, Safe Places to Inject Heroin Are Closer Than Ever
A tool lots of other countries have tried is suddenly within reach in cities like Philadelphia.
Prescription heroin is actually a good idea, analysis shows. But it probably won’t happen.
It’s worth taking another look at prescription heroin, per a RAND Corporation analysis.
Jeff Sessions just scared California into rejecting safe injection sites
Gov. Brown vetoed a bill authorizing them saying "it would be irresponsible to expose local officials and health care professionals to potential federal criminal charges."
I Would Have Started Heroin Recovery Earlier If I'd Had Access to a Safe Injection Site
There were no harm reduction measures available to me when I was in active heroin addiction. If there had been, I might have a different health outcome than I do today.
The Trump Administration Wants to Block Cities' Plans to Cut Drug Overdoses
An expert explains why deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein's ideas are so misinformed.
Calling Safe Consumption Sites by a Different Name Increases Public Support
A new study found that, all other things being equal, people were more likely to support "overdose prevention sites" opening in their community.
New York City Will Open Four Safe Injection Sites and Call Them Overdose Prevention Centers
Mayor Bill de Blasio announced a plan to open four facilities meant help to prevent overdose deaths following criticism from activists for delaying the report.
How to Solve the Opioid Epidemic: Teach Users to Inject More Safely
Safe injection sites provide a radical harm reduction approach to ending the opioid overdose crisis by educating and empowering drug users.
Supervised Drug Injection Sites Will Open in Philadelphia
Research suggests safe injection sites can cut overdose deaths and get people into treatment.
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There’s Been a Secret Safe Injection Site in the US for Three Years
It's time to make this harm-reduction strategy legal.
Toronto Eyes Safe Injection Sites to Combat Rising Overdoses
There are over 90 supervised injection services around the world, mostly in Europe, and Australia. In North America, however, Vancouver is still the only city to officially provide spaces for users to consume their drugs.
Safe Injection Sites Are Likely on Their Way to Toronto
Following the success of Vancouver Insite program, Toronto looks like it will be getting its own swath of safe injection sites for drug users.