How long does cannabis stay in your system?
February 23, 2019 | Global News (BC)

While a high might only last a few hours, cannabis can linger in your body for days after you consume it, experts say. But exactly how cannabis works its way through your system is a complicated question. Here’s what we know. Smoking or vaping cannabis is a “very efficient way to get the drug ...

Heroin buyers club proposed to tackle overdose crisis (Video)
February 22, 2019 | CBC News

Drug use experts propose legal heroin sales to solve the overdose crisis in B.C. To read more:

‘Heroin buyers club’ vision unveiled for legal heroin sales in B.C.
February 21, 2019 | CBC News (BC)

The B.C. Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) has unveiled a vision for how legal heroin sales could take place in the province, as health officials continue to grapple with an unrelenting overdose crisis that kills roughly four people per day. The idea is to create a heroin buyers club, or compassion c...

Report proposes legally regulated heroin sales in B.C. (Video)
February 21, 2019 | Vancouver Sun

The BC Centre on Substance Use (BCCSU) released a report proposing a model for legally regulated heroin sales in BC to address the fentanyl-adulterated drug supply while also combating organized crime and the tremendous profitability of the unregulated fentanyl market....

Philadelphia Mulls Supervised Injections to Cut Drug Deaths
February 18, 2019 | Voice of America

For nearly two decades, Vancouver, the epicenter of Canada’s increasingly deadly drug epidemic, has embraced an initiative that was once dismissed as a reckless experiment but has since won over some of its fiercest critics: a walk-in facility where addicts can inject heroin under the watch of...

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