Features Edition 19
A year since the council cut play services, we visit an adventure playground in Southmead.
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Medical professionals have a role to play as advocates for public health, but “system change” is necessary, says MedAct Bristol.
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Reduce drug deaths, get needles off our streets and save money for emergency services. Vote now for a safe consumption room.
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Saving lives and clearing needles off the streets: Bristol has the power to become the first UK city to set up a safe consumption room.
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While the legal barrier has been overcome, experts say it will take years before we have medical buy-in and affordable products.
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After overcoming a drink problem and addiction to painkillers, this man is fighting to access services that will keep him in recovery.
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Specialist doctors – but not GPs – will be able to give out cannabis on prescription from November.
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The story of a young woman whose downward spiral into crack addiction and a controlling relationship all took place under one roof.
Bristol City Council is considering backing drug consumption rooms, which could stop users dying.
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After overcoming his own addiction, writer Will Self is back in rehab, this time to help keep it open.
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Chandos House is threatened by closure. Former residents there speak out about how treatment got them clean.
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The latest part of Theresa May's hostile environment policy - but NHS staff are fighting back.
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