SALT LAKE CITY — A series of legislation is being proposed that attempts to stop the high numbers of overdose deaths in the state of Utah. 277 more words
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No Front Teeth Records
London vs. Berlin, who will survive and what will be left of them ?
Counting on NFT Records one can bet that their won´t be any losers in the label roster anyway and so it was bound to happen that also these two opponents are disorderly spinning their rounds to the sound of the always welcome 77-Slop-Waltz in the poorly lit side alleys of Soho respectively Berlin. 87 more words
To public health professionals, providing injection drug users with access to clean syringes through needle exchange programs (NEPs) is a no brainer. Research study after research study continue to show conclusively that NEPs reduce the transmission of HIV and viral hepatitis, are tremendously cost effective, and provide a range of other services that benefit the participants and greater community. 591 more words
The number of complaints to the city about discarded needles has skyrocketed in the past couple of years — and although San Francisco has the largest program in the nation for handing out free, clean needles to drug addicts, a quiet policy change has evolved over the past decade that may be contributing to that rise in complaints. 69 more words