Needle sharing

Needle sharing

Drug use and harm reduction

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English
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Online
Author: 
International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
Publisher: 
International Community of Women Living with HIV/AIDS
Publication Place: 
London, UK

Examine how drug use can affect a person's general health and weaken the immune system. Describes cleaning procedures for those sharing needles, in order to reduce the chances of HIV transmission.

HIV: how to reduce your risk of exposure

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English
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Paper
Online
Author: 
The College of Family Physicians of Canada
Publisher: 
The College of Family Physicans of Canada
Publication Date: 
2002
Publication Place: 
Mississauga, ON

Explains how HIV is transmitted. Discusses reasons why people who think they might have been exposed to HIV should get tested. Presents ways to minimize the risk of HIV, including safer sex methods and how to clean shared needles.

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