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Prescription Heroin Now Available in Vancouver

By Victoria Kim

A group of 120 severe addicts will begin receiving doctor-approved smack. MORE  

Morning Roundup: Oct. 15, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Drunk zombie Santa terrorizes teenager, four men busted for smuggling cocaine in Xboxes, and drunk man prank calls hospital claiming to have ebola. MORE  

Morning Roundup: April 2, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Denver passes 'Dallas Buyers Club' bill, medical weed sales start in Nevada, Vancouver pizzeria sells pot pie, and Oregon man 'drunk as shit'. MORE  

Morning Roundup: February 4, 2014

By Shawn Dwyer

Rob Ford parties in Vancouver, drinking while pregnant to become illegal, medical pot coming soon to New York, and FAA says no to drone beer deliveries. MORE  

Vancouver's Harm Reduction Approach Is Working

By McCarton Ackerman

A 15-year study shows that fewer people use and inject drugs since the city adopted a public health approach and opened a safe injection site. MORE  

Morning Roundup: June 4, 2013

By Bryan Le

Vancouver tests out free heroin injection sites, more children poisoned by parents' prescription drugs, and "Grumpy Cat" meme warns teens not to drink and drive. MORE  

Canadians Carry Coffins to Protest Rehab Firings

By McCarton Ackerman

Vancouver's recovery community stages a dramatic protest march against funding cuts. MORE  

Vancouver's Addicts Rally for Recovery

By Valerie Tejeda

On Canada's first ever "Recovery Day," hundreds of recovering addicts demand more treatment programs. MORE  

Ween's Aaron Freeman Speaks From Rehab

By McCarton Ackerman

The experimental band's frontman checked into an Arizona facility after a disastrous show in Vancouver. MORE  

More Safe-Inject Sites Recommended in Canada

By McCarton Ackerman

Will new research lead Ontario's politicians to sanction safe-injection sites for drug users, like the one in Vancouver? MORE  

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