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Near Miss on Hau Fook Street

This is an account written by Andy in which he describes his experience of ‘going over’ [overdosing] on heroin in Hong Kong. Names and other identifiers have been changed to protect the anonymity of the guest writer and acquaintances. All other details are true. “Andy! Andy!” the urgency in the voice was as clear as […]

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Recovery Position Video

‘Recovery‘ is an innovative video that shows how to put someone who is unconscious and breathing in the recovery position. Overdose deaths are both predictable and preventable and this video aims to make a difference by improving the response to overdose by drug users, their relatives and treatment services. This video is produced by Exchange […]

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