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

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 in the 1980s, when I was injecting drugs, the speedball—a shot combining cocaine ...

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Global State of Harm Reduction 2018

Source: Global State of Harm Reduction 2018|Harm Reduction International(HRI.global) Global State of Harm Reduction 2018 The 2018 Global State of Harm Reduction is the sixth edition of this report, and the most comprehensive ever thanks to a coordinated effort of over 100 harm reduction practitioners, academics, advocates and activists from around the world. ...

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The opioid epidemic’s first corporate casualty may be a drugmaker that helped fuel the crisis

Source: The opioid epidemic’s first corporate casualty may be a drugmaker that helped fuel the crisis|the Star.com Sitting in a Boston courtroom in a dark, pinstriped suit, the former top sales executive at Insys Therapeutics Inc., Alec Burlakoff, listened as federal prosecutors read out crimes he and the company had allegedly ...

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