Nee­dle ex­change pro­grams are on the way

StarMetro Calgary - - THE FEED -

The newly an­nounced ini­tia­tive will give fed­eral in­mates ac­cess to clean nee­dles in an ef­fort to limit the trans­mis­sion of in­fec­tious dis­eases such as HIV. The move was de­nounced by the union rep­re­sent­ing prison guards.

PA­TRICK SE­MAN­SKY / THE AS­SO­CI­ATED PRESS

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