“Getting a Fix” is an in-depth series that explores the opioid epidemic gripping the United States. This story…
In a new effort to tackle the deadly opioid addiction crisis in the US, pharmacy giant CVS announced on Friday it will limit opioid…
Opioids take about 2.5 months off our lives, according to a new analysis published in the medical journal JAMA.
Since early 2010, the DEA's Special Testing and Research Laboratory has identified over 400 new psychoactive substances.
There's a medication that treats multiple disorders that has some worried about its potential to be abused and lead to addiction.
The Overdose Detection Mapping Application Program, or ODMAP, helps first responders collect drug overdose data in real time.
Amid the rise in patients addicted to opioid prescription painkillers, doctors are turning to other ways to treat pain.
A McDonald's restaurant in Middletown, Ohio has taken action against using and overdosing on drugs in its restrooms.
The rate of teen drug overdose deaths in the United States climbed 19% from 2014 to 2015, from 3.1 deaths per 100,000 teens to 3.7 per…
President Trump advocates for more abstinence-based treatment to combat the opioid crisis.
The latest government numbers reported find that drug overdose deaths in 2016 continued to climb despite ongoing efforts to stem the the…
President Donald Trump held a "major briefing" on the opioid crisis on Tuesday afternoon.