How Europe's heroin capital solved its overdose crisis (Crosstown Clinic)

In a Lisbon gymnasium, people whose bodies have been ravaged by drugs are trying to put their lives back together.

They've formed two lines and laugh as they take turns throwing a ball to their partners.

A prescription heroin program supplies roughly 100 addicts in Vancouver, but difficulties in obtaining the drug — along with the high cost — make it a questionable longer-term solution for addiction.

Chris Brown reports

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