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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Drug_injection

Drug injection is a method of introducing a drug into the bloodstream via a hollow hypodermic needle and a syringe, which is pierced through the skin into the ...

www.avert.org/hiv-transmission-prevention/injecting-drugs

Jul 14, 2017 ... Sharing needles to inject drugs risks HIV as it could contain the virus from someone else. Always use a new needle to inject.

www.drugscreening.org/injection.aspx

If you inject any drug you are more likely to become dependent (addicted). ... If you share injecting equipment (needles & syringes, spoons, filters, etc.) you are ...

health.gov.au/internet/publications/publishing.nsf/Content/illicit-pubs-needle-kit-ques-toc~illicit-pubs-needle-kit-ques-ans~illicit-pubs-needle-kit-ques-ans-9

Some drug users inject in public places like toilets because they are young, homeless, or are very dependent on drugs and inject immediately after buying them.

drugabuse.com/library/dangers-of-shooting-up

Injecting, or "shooting up," drugs can be extremely dangerous and even deadly. ... Injection-Related Health Effects; Dangers of Sharing Needles; Long-Term ...

www.cbsnews.com/news/its-raining-needles-drug-crisis-creates-danger-to-public-environment

Jul 17, 2017 ... Beaches, playgrounds, rivers, parks -- discarded needles are showing up everywhere and experts offer safety tips.

www.exchangesupplies.org

We are at the forefront of the harm reduction response to illicit drug use, and are ... for injecting drug users (with coloured plungers to reduce accidental sharing) ...

www.your4state.com/news/legislation/bill-could-provide-free-drug-needles-for-heroin-users/205267131

"I just find it completely ridiculous and irresponsible that state lawmakers would vote to subsidize illegal behavior and vote to give people free needles of a drug ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/12873251

AIMS: To determine the frequency with which intravenous drug users (IDUs) experience broken needles during their injecting careers. DESIGN: Cross- sectional ...