opioid
Hurricane Dorian has strengthened to a Category 3 storm as it threatens landfall in the Carolinas, death toll ...
16 days ago
The Trump administration announced more funding to combat the opioid crisis; the U.S. is sanctioning a network of ...
17 days ago
An Oklahoma judge on Aug. 26 found Johnson & Johnson liable for fueling an opioid epidemic in the ...
26 days ago
NEW YORK—The state attorney general announced a battle won amid the nation's opioid epidemic on May 2. A ...
5 months ago
former founder of pharmaceutical company, Insys Therapeutics, John Kapoor, 76-year-old, was accused of bribing doctors across the U.S. ...
5 months ago

BOSTON—The founder of Insys Therapeutics Inc. put profits over patient safety by bribing doctors to prescribe an addictive ...
6 months ago
Deaths from the synthetic opioid fentanyl skyrocketed more than 1,000% from 2011 to 2016, according to a report ...
6 months ago
Health officials are looking into a possible link between prescription opioids and a horrific birth defect. When a ...
8 months ago

WASHINGTON—Dianna de la Garza, the mother of Demi Lovato, is teaming up with former Fox News host and ...
12 months ago
A Pennsylvania mother has been accused of killing her son by poisoning his sippy cup with an opioid. ...
12 months ago
Figures from a U.S. government survey released Sept. 14, show some progress in the fight against the ongoing ...
12 months ago

Staff and inmates at Ohio’s Ross Correctional Institute required medical treatment on Aug. 29 after being exposed to ...
1 year ago
Relatives of the late rock star, Prince, are holding a doctor responsible for his death. An attorney representing ...
1 year ago
Police manage to help a man regain consciousness after he overdosed on opiates in the Atlanta suburb of ...
2 years ago

WASHINGTON—The only thing more devastating than losing a child to an opioid overdose is losing two. On the ...
2 years ago
The Montgomery County Morgue is at "full capacity all the time," said Ken Betz, director of the coroner's ...
2 years ago
ST. LOUIS (AP)—Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley on Wednesday filed suit against three large pharmaceutical companies, saying their ...
2 years ago

WASHINGTON (AP)—Veterans Affairs Secretary David Shulkin said Tuesday the department was taking immediate steps to remove employees found ...
2 years ago
Each year, more than 300,000 U.S. teenagers get treatment for addiction. These students each have a sad tale ...
2 years ago
Heroin use has skyrocketed in the past decade and the new users are not whom one might imagine. ...
2 years ago