Cannabis may be a viable treatment for opioid addiction, according to a new study.
August 26, 2020
A new study continues to make the case for medical cannabis use.
August 7, 2020
The theory that cannabis can help reduce opioid dependency is getting more support.
May 1, 2020
The surveillance systems track overdoses in real time.
December 25, 2019
The United Nations is calling the increasing abuse of tramadol “the other opioid crisis."
December 16, 2019
Five months after baseball player Tyler Skaggs died of an opioid overdose, Major League Baseball is changing its rules about drugs.
December 12, 2019
As part of a change in the Major League Baseball’s drug agreement, players testing positive for opioids would enter treatment and not be suspended.
December 5, 2019
The doctor had five patients die of fatal overdoses in less than a year.
December 3, 2019
19 individuals have been arrested in Massachusetts.
November 6, 2019
A provocative art installation aimed at drawing attention to the United States’ opioid crisis may soon be coming to a city near you.
November 1, 2019
The settlement is a part of a $700 million agreement between a U.K. company and a coalition of 50 states over the company's marketing of Suboxone.
October 28, 2019
The Diversion Investigation Unit will investigate those playing a role in Michigan's opioid epidemic.
October 23, 2019
Each are facing the possibility of a twenty-year sentence.
October 10, 2019
A team of engineers and physicians at UC Davis developed the breath test to treat chronic pain and monitor opioid use.
October 4, 2019
Multiple drug companies have asked U.S. District Court Judge Dan Polster to recuse himself from overseeing national opioid litigation.
September 26, 2019
The company's owners are the Sacklers, the 19th-richest family in the U.S.
August 28, 2019
The bill would promote relief and dignity for terminal patients.
April 5, 2019
The new program attempts to stem the wave of deaths from narcotics overdose.
February 1, 2019
In the midst of an opioid crisis, the FDA approved a new opioid that's stronger than Fentanyl.
November 9, 2018