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How drug decriminalization could help stem an epidemic of drug overdoses

Source: How drug decriminalization could help stem an epidemic of drug overdoses|The Globe & Mail Three years ago this month, British Columbia responded to the opioid crisis by declaring a public health emergency. The province took steps such as expanding supervised drug-consumption sites and distributing naloxone, an overdose-reversal medication. Estimates ...

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Fentanyl Speedballs Are the Latest Disturbing Trend in America’s Opioid Crisis

Source: Fentanyl Speedballs Are the Latest Disturbing Trend in America’s Opioid Crisis|Vice Deliberately mixing the powerful and deadly drug with stimulants like coke and meth is one (dangerous) way users are adjusting to a new market. High Wire is Maia Szalavitz’s reported opinion column on drugs and drug policy. Way back ...

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The Truth About Drug Dealers Lacing Cocaine with Fentanyl

Source: The Truth About Drug Dealers Lacing Cocaine with Fentanyl|Vice Authorities have spoken out about the threat of fentanyl in recreational drugs, but there’s reason to believe their claims are overblown. Last May, staff from New York City’s Department of Health and Hygiene toured bars and nightclubs to spread the word that ...

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