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VA program offers clean needles to veterans who use drugs

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The Department of Veteran Affairs Clean Syringe program provides veterans who inject drugs with clean supplies and information about preventing overdoses and infections.

The VA is planning to expand the program, but there are some obstacles. Stephanie Colombini of WUSF reports.

This story comes to us from The American Homefront, a public media collaboration that reports on American military life and veterans.

This segment aired on July 5, 2022.

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