The DOJ wants fentanyl-like drugs to be permanently classified as controlled substances, which would subject them to the same laws as similar drugs.
America’s ‘Other’ Prescription Drug Problem Is Worsening
The number of prescriptions written for benzodiazepines continues to rise in America, but dangers of these anti-anxiety drugs have not been widely reported.
The coronavirus pandemic is contributing to rising unemployment numbers, which may have another unfortunate side effect: increased rates of substance use disorders.
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month (DVAM). Learn why DVAM is so important and how you can help spread awareness and support victims.
The little-known story of the prescription drug OxyContin and how it’s linked to the greatest opioid epidemic America’s every seen.
Workplace Deaths Related to Substance Abuse on the Rise
The latest government statistics reveal that workplace overdose deaths are continuing to rise in the U.S.
Tiger Woods to Skip U.S. Open, Checks Into Rehab
Tiger Woods enrolled at a Jupiter rehab facility earlier this month for his addiction to prescription painkillers. Here's what happened.
NCAA Provides Substance Abuse Prevention Toolkit Aimed at College Athletes
If substance abuse treatment is necessary, student athletes should get the help that they need as soon as possible. Click here to find out more.
US Experiences Highest Overdose Death Rates, New Study Finds
The drug overdose mortality situation in the United States may be worse than you think.
FDA Issues Strong Warning about Mixing Meds
While drugs like naloxone can reverse opioid overdoses, addiction treatment is necessary once a person becomes dependent on opioids.
Mac Miller’s passing shocked people around the world. Learn how that shock, combined with the grief of losing a loved one, can result in the development of PTSD or adjustment…
The FDA is issuing warnings to consumers about the use of CBD products. Consumers are advised to use caution with CBD.
Deaths of despair related to drugs, alcohol and suicide are on the rise among millennials. Learn more about how this increase could affect you or a loved one.
Learn more about what substances are used at music festivals and the risks associated with substance use at music festivals.