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Efficacy of Syringe Services Programs in Preventing the Spread of HCV


By: Marcus J. Hopkins, Blogger

Over the past two weeks, HEAL Blog has covered two separate counties within the state of California that have taken two very different approaches to dealing with access to Syringe Services Programs (SSPs) and the prevention of the spread of diseases such as HIV, Hepatitis B (HBV), and Hepatitis C (HCV). 1,334 more words

Danny and Cherie on Hep C May 8 2018

In response to an invitation to contribute to a blog post for Pacific Hepatitis C Network, a member of Diverse Organization Providing Education and Regional Services (DOPERS) in Surrey was interviewed regarding experiences within the health care system. 2,376 more words

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Stephen and Grace on Hep C May 2018

In response to an invitation to contribute to a blog post for Pacific Hepatitis C Network, a member of Diverse Organization Providing Education and Regional Services (DOPERS) in Surrey was interviewed regarding experiences within the health care system. 2,896 more words

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Lorretta and Doug on Hep C May 8 2018

In response to an invitation to contribute to a blog post for Pacific Hepatitis C Network, a member of Diverse Organization Providing Education and Regional Services (DOPERS) in Langley was interviewed regarding experiences within the health care system. 2,180 more words

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Jury at Barton street jail inquest offered 47 recommendations to consider

A five-person jury has been present for six weeks of testimony at a coroner’s inquest that has revealed the inner workings of the Hamilton-Wentworth detention centre and the circumstances surrounding eight inmate deaths between 2012 and 2016. 637 more words

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Fentanyl: The Dangers Of This Potent “Man-Made” Opioid

As we watch the devastation of the opioid crisis escalate in a rising tide of deaths, a lesser known substance is frequently mentioned: fentanyl. Fentanyl’s relative obscurity was shattered with the well-publicized overdose death of pop star Prince. 742 more words

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May 16, 2008 Totally Addicted Radio Show #005 2:30 pm on Kwest Radio App

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Enabling or Harm Reduction?

Tracey Helton Mitchell is being recognized by NBC News, for handing around… 27 more words

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