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Police tape blocks off the street where a mass casualty overdose killed one person and injured 12.

Video shows attack on journalist while reporting on a mass overdose in northern California that left 1 dead and 12 severely injured

One man is dead and 12 are hospitalized after a "mass casualty" overdose of what is believed to be the narcotic fentanyl at a home in Chico, California.

The first drug for opioid withdrawal has gotten the green light — and it targets risky symptoms that others ignore

Lofexidine, sold under the brand name Lucemyra, is the first drug of its kind to target the painful symptoms of opioid withdrawal, which can trigger a cycle of use, addiction, and overdose.

The US Surgeon General issued a rare advisory telling Americans to carry a lifesaving drug overdose treatment — here’s how to use it

A former paramedic told us how to use naloxone, or Narcan, the life-saving drug overdose reversal medication that the US Surgeon General told everyone to carry.

Eminem recounts how he nearly died from a drug overdose on his new album

On the poignant song "Arose" off his new album, "Revival," Eminem recounts in troubling detail his near-death experience following a drug overdose.

These are the 10 unhealthiest states in the US

The United Health Foundation has come up with the America's Health Rankings, which finds the most and least healthy states.

Drug deaths in America are rising faster than ever before, and show no signs of slowing down

Data from the Centers for Disease Control and a recent New York Times investigation reveal a striking pattern of overdose deaths in the US.

‘This didn’t happen overnight’: Congressional committee launches investigation into American opioid producers

Sen. Claire McCaskill's investigation is looking into the largest drug manufacturers to figure out how to get to the root of the opioid crisis.