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  1. Learn About Heroin

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    Heroin is a psychoactive (mind-altering) drug that affects the way we think and behave. It is a depressant that slows down our breathing, heart rate, thoughts and actions. ...

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  2. Learn About Heroin

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    Reference List The list below provides the references to the research studies discussed in Learn About Heroin. The references are arranged according to the relevant section where the research is mentioned. Within each section, pertinent sentences are list ...

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  3. Safer Injecting: Heroin, crack and crystal meth

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    Injecting is the riskiest way to use drugs. Some of the risks are related to using needles. Other risks are related to the type of drugs that go in the needles. Here are things you can do to reduce those risks. ...

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  4. Patients Helping Patients Understand Opioid Substitution Treatment

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    PDF Version   PDF | More Info Sheets Author: Centre for Addictions Research of BC   Since you are reading this booklet, we assume you are looking for help for opioid dependence—addiction to heroin, fentanyl, oxycodone or any number of other pills. Or mayb ...

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