A member of the opioid family, fentanyl is one of the deadliest drugs. The smallest doses have the power to kill.
Safe injection sites are increasingly used in the fight against the opioid crisis. By giving people a safe place to use drugs, we can prevent overdose deaths, and reach out to people who need help.
In spite of their addictive properties, opioid medications continue to be prescribed. In this article, we address the opioid addiction crisis in Canada.