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On Thursday, October 30, the UK Parliament will debate whether the country needs to review its current drug policies and carry out an impact assessment of the 1971...
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A new video series launched by a US-based harm reduction group highlights the extreme damage done by stigma. The Harm Reduction Action Center (HRAC) -- based in Denver...
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Insite's supervised injection site, Vancouver

With overdoses spiking recently in Vancouver due to a dangerous batch of heroin, it's worth considering the vital role that heroin assisted treatment could play in...
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Anti-drugs ads have always had a tendency to veer toward the extreme, or indeed the downright ridiculous.  In an effort to "inform" and "educate...
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Technology has revolutionized the drugs market and the substances themselves. As new narcotics emerge, governments only fuel the turmoil in their futile attempt to play...
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Following the decisions by Colorado and Washington two years ago to legalize recreational marijuana, two more states and the nation's capital will be putting similar...
United States women prison
While drug reform initiatives are taking root across the United States, Tennessee’s draconian law criminalizing pregnant drug users could help the country keep it...
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There are clear differences between drug legalization and decriminalization, yet parts of the media are still guilty of using the terms interchangeably. This is a call...
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ONDCP Director Michael Botticelli

Substance.com offers a privileged glimpse of a game-changing piece of private correspondence. Now that we are normalizing drug use, I’ve decided to apply to be...

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