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In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services.

http://www.miamiherald.com/news/nation-world/world/americas/article180070911.html In Puerto Rico, which has a long-running addiction crisis, the few programs that help addicts are struggling to provide services. Oct 20, 2017 Workers from an organization called Mountain Point provide drug-users with packets of clean syringes, mounds of … Continue reading

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What is worse in Puerto Rico compared to the states?

Much higher crime. Notice all the bars on all the windows? There are walls, gates around the property line borders, even in the relatively safer tourist areas like Condado. Many people live in gated communities or condos to share the … Continue reading

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