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When people with diabetes inject insulin, we don't see that as an addiction. So why is opioid substitution therapy considered one?
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The project’s closure six months ago forced some injecting drug users to share needles and risk infections such as HIV and Hepatitis C.
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Until two years ago, it was Sibonelo Gumede’s job to help developers get rid of people who used drugs in neighbourhoods. Then his life changed.
Bhekisisa means "to scrutinise" in Zulu
In South Africa, Zulu patients who would like to be thoroughly assessed by a doctor, would ask the physician to "bhekisisa" them.