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Harm Reduction

Harm Reduction
Harm Reduction

The Hangover From MDMA Skips a Day

Can it be eliminated altogether?
Suzannah Weiss
2.9.18
Drugs
Drugs

The Lesser-Known Date Rape Drug Is Making a Comeback

Most use of this highly potent drug is actually intentional.
Joseph Palamar
1.31.18
addiction
addiction

Supervised Drug Injection Sites Will Open in Philadelphia

Research suggests safe injection sites can cut overdose deaths and get people into treatment.
Jesse Hicks
1.24.18
Smoking
Smoking

The FDA Is Considering a New Kind of Smoking Device from Philip Morris

The iQOS is a pen-like device that heats a Marlboro-branded tobacco stick without burning it.
Jesse Hicks
1.23.18
Fighting Words
Fighting Words

Doctors Need to Stop Shaming Recreational Drug Users

People will continue to lie to their doctors until this stops.
Suzannah Weiss
11.29.17
E-Cigs
E-Cigs

New York Becomes 11th State to Ban Vaping Wherever Smoking Is Prohibited

Experts argue that more states should follow suit.
Ed Cara
10.26.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

People With Addiction Are Out of Luck During a Hurricane

Getting what you need in the middle of the chaos becomes nearly impossible.
Jessica Migala
9.14.17
Harm Reduction
Harm Reduction

This Guy's Job is to Help People Trip Safely at Music Festivals

Drug-checking and advice, judgment-free.
Suzannah Weiss
9.1.17
Harm Reduction
Harm Reduction

Drug-Checking at Festivals Isn't Meant to Stop You From Using

It could just make it significantly safer.
Madison Margolin
8.25.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

There’s Been a Secret Safe Injection Site in the US for Three Years

It's time to make this harm-reduction strategy legal.
Maia Szalavitz
8.10.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

Drug Users Can Now Test Their Stash for Fentanyl

It takes mere seconds.
Emily Cassel
7.14.17
united states of addiction
united states of addiction

Prescribed Painkillers Didn’t Cause the Opioid Crisis

People who need pain meds aren't usually the ones who get addicted.
Maia Szalavitz
6.20.17