Safer Injecting advice and harm reduction. Infections Amongst Injecting Drug Users are Increasing. Take extra care washing your hands and keep your injecting sites clean. If you have any of these symptoms:

- Wound site redness
- Muscle aches
- Fever

Please ask for help, seek medical advice as soon as you can

Infection Control for Injecting Drug Users January 2019

PHE and Health Protection, Cornwall and Plymouth have issued the following notice:

Information on Needle Exhcange can be found on our Discarded Needles and Needle Exchange pages.

Links to Harm Reduction Works materials:

Hand washing video from Exchange Supplies

Cleaning Works: how to clean a used syringe Harm Reduction Works video

Harm Reduction Works injecting and infections leaflet