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Unformatted text preview: 16d9644fe9bcf36f98d17186ba85c86958ab6cf9.doc Dartmouth 2K9 1 Index Index........................................................................................................................................................................1 Status Quo solves.....................................................................................................................................................2 Plan = Controversial................................................................................................................................................3 Plan increases drug use............................................................................................................................................4 Needle exchange programs increase disease prevalence.........................................................................................5 .................................................................................................................................................................................5 Last printed 1 16d9644fe9bcf36f98d17186ba85c86958ab6cf9.doc Dartmouth 2K9 2 Status Quo solves The needle exchange ban is already being removed in the status quo Darryl Fears staff writer 7/27 2009 (Darryl Fears Washington Post Staff Writer Funding Would Give D.C. Tool in HIV Fight Saturday, July 25, 2009 http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/07/24/AR2009072403632.html ) The House on Friday approved a bill that would lift the 21-year ban on using federal money for needle exchange programs, a move that could give the District and other cities more flexibility in their efforts to prevent the spread of HIV and AIDS among intravenous drug users. "This is the first time in over 20 years that we are on the verge of recognition by the federal government of the proven cost-effectiveness and impact of syringe exchange as a very important tool for prevention of HIV infection and viral hepatitis...
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This note was uploaded on 12/20/2010 for the course K 101 taught by Professor Staff during the Fall '10 term at UMass Lowell.

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