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Fake Xanax Warning!! (Los Angeles)

Attention Xanax users in the Los Angeles area!!

There are fake Xanax, made from fentanyl, being sold on the street that are killing people. There has been at least one confirmed death and many hospitalizations from these fake pills already. 586 more words

Harm Reduction

Dade Needle Exchange Program Gets Initial Approval

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TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Trying to curb the spread of diseases such as HIV and hepatitis, a House panel Tuesday backed a proposal that would create a pilot needle-exchange program in Miami-Dade County. 126 more words


South Florida Lawmakers Propose Needle Exchange

TALLAHASSEE (CBSMiami/NSF) – Two South Florida lawmakers are renewing an effort to create a pilot needle-exchange program in Miami-Dade County in an effort to prevent the spread of infectious diseases. 126 more words


New program offers help and hope, not just needles

If you happen to live in the Lexington-Fayette County area of -I’m pretty sure- Missouri, (If I’m wrong and someone knows the right state, please correct!) please show up and support the new needle exchange program being put put on every Friday starting September 4th. 73 more words


Pimps, dirty needles and used condoms in one Vancouver residential area prompt calls for city action

Residents in an east Vancouver area say their neighbourhood is being overrun by prostitutes.

Besides suffering intimidation from the hookers and their pimps, residents claim the sex workers are leaving garbage and used needles and condoms in the alleyways, streets and grass boulevards. 674 more words


Great Harm Reduction Websites

Here is my recommended list of harm reduction websites that every drug user should check out. While injection drug use is the primary focus on many of these sites, all drug use, including psychedelics and alcohol consumption, is covered.  1,739 more words


New HIV Cases Down Dramatically in Previously Stricken Indiana County

After a dramatic spike earlier this year, the number of new HIV cases in rural Scott County, Indiana, has fallen considerably, public health officials announced Wednesday. 222 more words