November 22, 2021

President Biden’s Plan to Combat Opioid Crisis

by Editorial Board (Washington Post) Nearly 100,000. “Every time I say or read that number, it shocks me again,” Stanford University addiction researcher Keith Humphreys said of […]
November 22, 2021

Embracing Taboo Ideas to Overcome Drug Overdose Deaths

The Biden administration is rolling out a new coordinated strategy it hopes will slow the menacing rise in drug overdose deaths. Many of the core ideas […]
October 22, 2020

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July 23, 2019

How Racial Inequity is Playing Out in the Opioid Crisis

The opioid epidemic in the United States has largely centered on white Americans, who account for roughly 80 percent of opioid overdose victims. But the national attention on […]
June 21, 2019

Teen’s Vape Explodes, Shattering his Jaw

The 17-year-old traveled 250 miles with a bloody mouth, broken teeth and a hole in his jaw, trekking from a small town in Nevada to a […]
June 10, 2019

Even One Alcoholic Drink a Day Can Raise Risk of Stroke, Study Says

By Bard Wilkinson, CNN Drinking one or two glasses of alcohol a day may increase the chances of having a stroke, according to a new genetic […]
June 5, 2019

More States Sue Opioid Maker Alleging Deceptive Marketing

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California, Maine and the District of Columbia filed lawsuits Monday against the maker of OxyContin and the company’s former president, alleging the […]
May 29, 2019

Historic Trial Tests Whether Big Pharma can be Held Accountable for Opioid Epidemic

By Wayne Drash, CNN Oklahoma Attorney General Mike Hunter on Tuesday will kick off a historic trial that will be the first major test in the […]
May 28, 2019

Michael Phelps Details Struggles with Anxiety and Depression

By Joseph Zucker, Bleacher Report Former Olympic star Michael Phelps opened up about his past struggles with anxiety and depression, tweeting Sunday at one point he “questioned whether […]