News Links

Local nonprofits trying to help people with drug addictions

 

http://www.cnn.com/2016/08/27/health/mom-heroin-overdose/index.html

 

 

 

Syringe Exchanges in Greensboro, High-Point and Winston-Salem  (August 26, 2016)

Local nonprofits trying to help people with drug addictions

 

Fighting for Sane Laws around drug use, addiction and recovery-  May 20th 2016

http://www.rawstory.com/2016/05/how-drug-users-are-banding-together-to-fight-for-sane-laws-and-addiction-recovery/

 

“Light That Fire”—How Drug User Unions Fight for Better Laws and Self-Defined Recovery

 

Listen: a drug users’ union is reimagining public health in the South

http://www.scalawagmagazine.org/articles/listen-a-drug-users-union

 

 

Naloxone Saves, NC Health News  http://www.northcarolinahealthnews.org/2014/05/13/naloxone-saves-help-drop-rate-of-overdose-deaths-in-n-c/

Expand Access to Overdose Reversal Drug   http://online.wsj.com/articles/states-expand-access-to-overdose-reversal-drug-1409247874

CNN- Overdose reversal Naloxone  http://www.cnn.com/videos/health/2013/11/03/sgmd-back-from-the-dead.cnn  

Narcan  and Drug Overdose Kits                                    http://wfae.org/post/narcan-and-drug-overdose-kits

Sharp increase in heroin overdoses in Guilford County                      http://myfox8.com/2014/06/25/sharp-increase-in-heroin-overdoses-in-guilford-county

Fighting Opiate Deaths: Program Distributes Overdose-Reversal Drug In NC                       Charlotte Public Radio, WFAE 90.7, June 23, 2014

   http://wfae.org/post/fighting-opiate-deaths-program-distibutes-overdose-reversal-drug-nc#.U6hJ7XeZNfZ.twitter

Importance of Drug User Unions, Substance.com                              http://www.substance.com/power-to-the-people-who-use-drugs-americas-drug-user-unions/14022/

Human Rights Watch- 2012 (Linda’s Story) hrwwww.hrw.org/sites/default/files/related_material/us0911brochurewebwcover_0.pdf

 

http://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/documenting-the-lives-of-people-who-use-drugs-through_us_58507026e4b0a464fad3e49c?ncid=engmodushpmg00000003

http://wunc.org/post/battling-opiod-epidemic-north-carolina

 

 

Share Button

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *