Substance Use and Harm Reduction for HIV

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New Campaign Seeks to Shift Opioid Conversation to One About Mass Incarceration, Health Care, and Racial Justice

"No Health = No Justice" moves to address the system as the problem, rather than people who use drugs.

By Kenyon Farrow

I Got Trained to Administer Narcan to Prevent Overdoses, and You Can Too

With opioid deaths at epidemic levels, everyone should attend a free overdose prevention training, Charles Sanchez writes.

By Charles Sanchez

How can I help my liver to "clean" the sustances of the HIV medicine in my blood?

Hi! I'm HIV positive and I started my medication last month and I would like to know how can I help my liver with all of this medicine (Truvada and Efavirenz). I heard it's too much work for the organs and I would like to take care of my body. Also i...

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Poppers and HIV

I am a gay man with receptive role. I am on Prep since last 3 years and I am consistent with my dose. Due to history of sexual abuse as a child and teen, I tighten myself while having anal sex and a friend long ago hooked me up on poppers. Honestly p...

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Providing Medicine to Treat Opioid Addiction May Become Required for Substance Use Programs in New York

New York State regulators and harm reduction advocates work to ensure that abstinence-based recovery is not the only option for people using drugs.

By David Thorpe

DMT mixed with hiv meds

Can I take Dmt while on hiv medication? Particularly biktarvy.

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Shot up meth and missed hand what do I do if it's swollen

Shot up meth in hand and missed hand is swollen and it's getting red what should I do

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

For HIV treatment

What is the difference between Atenef and Odimune

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Aluvia and afroiza

Can l take aluvia and afroiza some time, is it the some medication

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.

Ecstasy Addiction

Hello, everybody, I need advice. I am afraid that I am ecstasy addicted. I tried it several times, but the last time I begin to use it more often. I found here some symptoms of the addiction., but maybe som...

By David Fawcett, Ph.D., L.C.S.W.