‘Safe supply’ at heart of regulating illicit drug use, say experts

Canada needs a safe drug supply to reduce the number of overdose deaths, drug policy experts told a public forum Wednesday night in Vancouver

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Membertou man and woman charged with drug trafficking – Halifax

A man and woman from Membertou, N.S., have been arrested on Friday for allegedly possessing drugs, such as Oxycodone, Dexedrine and Cocaine. The Cape

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Manitoba RCMP aware of suspected poppy seed ‘false positives’ on roadside drug test – Winnipeg

Suspected false positives are raising questions about the effectiveness of a machine used for roadside drug tests. The Drager DrugTest 5000, which is currently

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New Calgary collective brings together experts of all kinds to tackle street-level drug use

The people dealing with drug addiction on the front lines and on the streets — and its impacts on Calgary communities — met Wednesday

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China sentences Canadian to death for international drug operation – National

A court in southern China handed down sentences Tuesday to at least six foreigners involved in an international methamphetamine operation, including a Canadian given

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Child endangerment charges laid in Fort McMurray drug bust

Two people were charged with child endangerment after $58,000 worth of drugs and cash were seized last week from a home in Fort McMurray.

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Charges in 4 major VPD drug investigations have been sunk by Charter rights violations in past 3 years

Project Trooper, Project Talon, Project Thorne and Project Tent were all major investigations by the drug squad of the Vancouver Police Department. Each one

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‘It’s a totally different drug’: Why edibles feel different from smoking cannabis – National

Edibles take longer to kick in than smoked cannabis — one reason why people sometimes take too much by accident. The effects also last longer.

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Worldwide drug shortage disrupting lives of Parkinson’s patients in B.C.

People living with Parkinson’s disease are struggling to cope now that a drug they depend on is in short supply. Sinemet is a prescription

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B.C. anti-fish farm group claims sea lice are growing more resistant to drug – BC

An anti-fish farm group says sea lice, which infect farmed salmon in B.C.’s waters, are growing more resistant to an anti-parasite drug — and

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