25¢ crack pipe vending machines aim to lower HIV rates in Canada
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25¢ crack pipe vending machines aim to lower HIV rates in Canada

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The creativity of businesses using vending machines to sell their products seems to know no bounds, and in the past we’ve seen even prescription drugs delivered through InstyMeds‘ 24/7 hospital kiosks. Going somewhat further, a nonprofit has now installed crack pipe vending machines in Vancouver, in order to curb the spread of HIV and AIDS among the city’s addicts.

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