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There’s a science-backed treatment for drug addiction that works — but it’s nearly impossible to get
The death toll from the opioids epidemic continues to soar, but experts say we already have an evidence-backed solution: medication-assisted treatment.
A mysterious ‘supplement’ with a viral following has been linked to salmonella — and the outbreak is still spreading
Kratom has been linked to a growing salmonella outbreak that now involves 132 people across 38 states. The drug is raising concern among health officials.
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.
Prince died with ‘exceedingly high’ levels of a drug that’s 30 times stronger than heroin in his system, according to a new report
A new report from the Associated Press confirms that fentanyl played a big role in Prince's death.
Trump will reportedly unveil a plan to combat the opioid crisis that includes the death penalty for drug dealers
President Donald Trump will roll out a plan to combat the opioid crisis that includes the death penalty for some drug dealers according to a new report.
Every year, thousands of patients receive a prescription for drugs ranging from morphine to fentanyl — and every year thousands of people die from an overdose.
President Donald Trump's Council of Economic Advisers noted in a post Wednesday that the opioid crisis and Obamacare implementation occurred that the same time.
"As the scientific data [has] clearly revealed, compounds in kratom make it so it isn’t just a plant — it’s an opioid," FDA commissioner Scott Gottlieb said.
Fentanyl is a notoriously dangerous painkiller.
A drug that claims to boost focus has been tied to 36 deaths — but you can still buy it online and from a vending machine
A pill that's been credited with delivering super-human strength, feelings of euphoria, powerful pain relief, and better focus has killed 36 people.