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The practice of harm reduction seeks not to shame people who use drugs into giving them up, but simply to provide them with the tools to improve their health.
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The Central Valley's Kern County reported a 30 percent rise in overdose deaths from 2016 to 2017, bucking the statewide decline in fatal overdoses.
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This story was produced as a project for the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism’s 2018 California Fellowship.
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This story was produced as a project for the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism’s 2018 California Fellowship.
Picture of Michell Eloy
This story was produced as a project for the USC Annenberg Center for Health Journalism’s 2018 California Fellowship.  

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