The Heroin Fix: Clinic Treats Addicts With Government HeroinTwice a day, every single day of the year, Lori Beer goes to a clinic and injects herself with heroin, provided by and paid for by the Canadian government.
The Heroin Fix: Addicts Saving Each Other With NarcanThe drug Narcan is becoming first responders first line of defense in the opioid crisis. In Denver alone, paramedics have used Narcan to reverse more than 4,000 overdoses over the past five years.
‘The Heroin Fix’: Supervised Injection Facilities Are Lifesavers For Those Who Use ThemThe City of Denver is exploring the idea of setting up supervised injection facilities, where drug addicts can safely shoot up, as a means to prevent drug overdoses.
The Heroin Fix: Denver Explores Supervised Injection SitesThe City of Denver is considering the idea of providing drug users with a safe place to shoot up.