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Harm Reduction — and its Critical Role in Addiction by Dr. Lipi Roy

Harm reduction is a set of practical policies, programs and strategies aimed at reducing the harms or negative consequences associated with drug use. Harm Reduction is also a movement for social justice built on a belief in – and respect for – the rights of people who use drugs. Key features of Harm Reduction: 1. Focus […]




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MLK Day and the Homeless Census in Boston

On this auspicious and historic day, we not only inaugurated the first Black President of the United States of America to a 2ndterm, but we did so on a day that commemorates a man who devoted his life to civil rights and equality – Martin Luther King, Jr. While most notable perhaps as an activist […]




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