“Stop labelling addicts ‘bad people making bad choices,’ says B.C. doctor” (CBC News) — Pop Your Opinion

Fight stigma and beat the addiction crisis like B.C. beat AIDS, says Dr. Patricia Mark A Vancouver Island addiction expert says stamping out stigma against addicts is a crucial step to stemming the tide of drug-related deaths, just as activists did during the HIV/AIDS epidemic once seen as a “dirty disease from dirty people.” CBC’s examination of treatment and recovery in the wake […]

via “Stop labelling addicts ‘bad people making bad choices,’ says B.C. doctor” (CBC News) — Pop Your Opinion

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