Harm Reduction

New York Decriminalizes Up to Two Ounces of Recreational Marijuana

A New Marijuana Law for New York In the State of New York, recreational marijuana is one step closer to becoming legal. On July 29, Governor Andrew Cuomo signed a bill into law which reduces penalties on New Yorkers who use and possess as much as two ounces of non-medical marijuana. Since decriminalization is not legalization, …

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Research Study: Drug Addiction Is Sending More Children To Foster Care

How Drug Addiction Has Affected the Foster Care System On July 15, the academic journal JAMA Pediatrics published a study that examines how drug abuse and the Opioid Epidemic have strained the foster care system in the United States. The researchers obtained their data from the Adoption and Foster Care Analysis and Reporting System, a federal …

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Phenibut Supplement: Potential Benefits and Risk for Addiction

What Is Phenibut? Many of us want a life-booster, something that makes us feel confident, energized, and ready for a challenge. For people who are handling emotional problems or just need some help with getting through the day, phenibut may seem like the answer. Anyone can buy Phenibut online for less than $30, but even …

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Drug Traffickers Are Increasingly Mixing Fentanyl Into Cocaine

Cocaine and Fentanyl: A Lethal Combination on the Rise Since 1999, the number of drug overdose deaths in the United States has quadrupled. The Opioid Epidemic has contributed greatly to this astounding increase. Among all the opioids which have claimed lives and caused addiction throughout the country in recent years, fentanyl is perhaps the deadliest …

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Illinois Legalizes Recreational Marijuana, Overturns Cannabis Convictions

Recreational Marijuana Will Be Legal in Illinois On June 25, Illinois Governor J.B. Pritzker signed House Bill 1438, which allows Illinois residents to use and purchase recreational marijuana. The bill also requires the state to license marijuana dispensaries. Medical marijuana has already been legal in Illinois since 2013 and now Illinois is the 11th state to legalize the …

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