Druglink article 2004 – The downside of Eastside by Mike Ashton

Established in 1989, Vancouver’s Eastside needle exchange grew to be the largest in North America, distributing over two million needles and syringes a year. But by 1995, Vancouver’s low rate of HIV infection suddenly tripled within 18 months. Researchers moved in to find out why…

The downside of Eastside (PDF)