Homeless, Mentally Ill and Addicted: The Downward Spiral

An outbreak of hepatitis A in a number of states highlights the vulnerability of individuals suffering from both mental illness and substance abuse. Those most at risk —the homeless and formerly incarcerated—deserve “compassionate, evidence-based solutions,” says a TCR columnist.

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‘A Trifecta of Bad Outcomes’

When at-risk HIV individuals return home from jail or prison, how many continue their medical treatment? Some worrying findings of a multi-city pilot project suggest more work needs to be done.