That bothers you... well in terms of keeping the blood supply safer, I think Canadian Blood Services have good reason to defer people that have been incarcerated.... just look at some of the following numbers. Rape isn't really the issue there, it's substance use and lack of access to education...
That was one bang up event! Definitely a highlight so far this year.
Everything I bitched about the Frankie Knuckles event at Mod Club earlier this year, had been dealt with.
So many fun, friendly, sexy and genuine people on the dancefloor.
True... those numbers are from a survey of a particular subset of people.
From the Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse - Prescription Drug Abuse FAQ...
Available evidence suggests that Canadians are among the heaviest consumers of psychotropic medication in the world. However, there are few...
Heroin is so a decade ago! One of the “advantages” of pharmaceuticals is that there is a level of “quality control”… Purity and strength are far more likely to be known than with “street drugs”, not to mention they're likely cheaper and far more easliy available.
From the Toronto Street...
I was thinking these more regional and local stats might be interesting to some people… I am aware of more data relating to injection drug use than smoking of crack...
Ready for some numbers?
Ontario Needle Exchange Data to 2004
• Ontario is estimated to have approximately 41,000...
Hey Bumb! Don't run into you anymore :(
Hi Janiecakes... thanks for the reference to "one person saved per year"... Interesting analysis done on that. :confused:
I've never heard anything about an SIF in California. San Francisco was studying the idea late last year I believe.
Please pass/ask around to those who might be into this... I can also try and answer any questions, though I am not directly involved.
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WHAT THE FUCK??? :O
Please show me where you are getting your information because my sources tell me differently. Here are a few pointers about Insite, the Supervised Injection Facility (SIF) in Vancouver…
Average number of people visiting the everyday: 607
From 10 March 2004 to 30...
Safe-injection site in B.C. wins court protection
From Wednesday's Globe and Mail
May 27, 2008 at 10:18 PM EDT
VANCOUVER — North America's only sanctioned safe-injection site for drug addicts won a major court victory Tuesday, thwarting any chance of the federal...
I forgot about this info from the Terrence Higgins Trust in the UK... they put out lots of good info and resources!
And if you want more detailed info check out the Sector Summary Report: Poppers
This sector summary report looks at the...
Some possible risks with 'poppers' use are:
- There is research that links poppers use with a greater likelihood of high-risk sex. This may be because for some guys poppers help them to feel less inhibited during sex, which may lead to sexual activities they normally wouldn't engage in or...
There was no boogie at this party, that’s for sure.
If you had advanced tickets the line up was ridiculous. After we finally got in there was barely room to stand, let alone dance. By 3:00am there was a little bit of room but we were so frustrated we left for Tenaglia at Circa.
With all that money in Alberta right now, I'm sure the drugs are pretty good out that way.
I like the angles k-grant plays up in this thread... brings some interesting perspectives. Thanks.
MoFo... If you ever get around to having babies... Are you planning on adopting or what?
Transgendered man 5 months pregnant, he says
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 26, 2008 | 11:19 AM ET Comments55Recommend103CBC News
A transgendered Oregon man says he is five months pregnant and expecting a baby girl.
Thomas Beatie told The Advocate, a magazine devoted to gay, bisexual...