The author died in 2014 at age 29 from endocarditis due to IV drug use with contaminated needles and related conditions—before the heroin problem was being treated like a national crisis.
These days body art lovers are just as varied as the motifs they cover themselves with.
We talked with the shop's artists about how they got started, guys being jealous and their love of permanently marking people's bodies.
Unless you're into police brutality and an enforced lack of medical attention.
Thanks to Portland Hotel Society, a non-profit that provides services to people with mental health and addiction issues, there are two crack pipe vending machines in Vancouver.
The War On Drugs has forced South American cartels into a damaging rethink.
Can you imagine how mortifying it'd be to pick the wrong track to kill yourself to?!
This pinched nerve in my leg is killing me.
I’m 44 and I’ve been using heroin for 30 years.