For my research paper, I will be examining the use of heroine in Vancouver to the patients. And whether it’s really safe or not exposing heroine to the patients. Is there possible alternative rather then injecting heroine into these addicts pulse? In small city of Vancouver, addicts could shoot up heroine under supervision of nurse without any problem which they refer to as insite. This is part of Harm Reduction Program for worst heroine addicts that has it’s origin in many countries in Europe. Most of the addicts feel comfortable and positive about this program. However, Is this program really helping the addicts get off this drug. The executive director of the vision quest recovery society, mentions how it’s simply kind way of killing the addicts. The continue usage of these drug do nothing else but more harm to human body.
Background: This article discusses how there is a safe zone set up to prevent these drug user to go out of control. And how this program Harm reduction program set up by doctors and government support supplying world’s purest heroine to the worst addicts.
How I intend to use it: This article will help me start off to research the root of the problem in Vancouver and rest of the Europe.
Background: This article discusses that North America will server free pharmactical grade heroine for 12 months which will be done under medical supervision to treat worse addicts. How they will try to gradually move heroine users to methadone hopefully.
How I intend to use it: This will allow me to research North America’s addiction program and study for heroine. And if US is opposing this to take place.
Background: This article mentions about harmful effects of long term use of heroine. And how this program Drug Free World reaches out to help out people with addiction problems.
How I intend to use it: This article can lead to alternative approach which is drug free and do more research on it.
Background: This article discusses how harm reduction is one of the controversial. It mentions how people supporting giving heroine to patients are thinking about their self interest.
How I intend to use it: I will use it to answer if people are really trying to help these patients or just putting them in harm.
Background: This article discusses how vancouver’s clinic admistrates heroine. Tim Gauthier speak about the maintenance requires.
How I intend to use it: This article will help me talk about what goes in and around the clinic for insite.