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Heroin prescription widened

James Holland | 04.12.2002 14:58

At last the government has decided to widen the availability of heroin as medicine to those that need it - addicts.

At the moment only about 400 addicts recieve the treatment they need from only a handful of Doctors who are specially licensed. However, there will be no 'shooting galeries' - safe places for people to take drugs.

James Holland
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  1. At last ... but why not in Scotland??? — rebel kev