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  • Fentanyl Test Strips Found to be Effective at Preventing Drug Overdose
    Fentanyl Test Strips Found to be Effective at Preventing Drug Overdose

    Fentanyl is responsible for more drug overdoses than any other substance and has contributed to nearly 30,000 deaths in 2017. New evidence reveals that fentanyl drug test strips can be...

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  • Prescription Drug Abuse among Older Adults: A Hidden Epidemic
    Prescription Drug Abuse among Older Adults: A Hidden Epidemic

    When it comes to prescription drug abuse, older adults are often overlooked. Society tends to focus more on teens and young adults in terms of preventing, recognizing, and treating addiction;...

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  • Americans Spent Nearly $150 Billion on Illegal Drugs in 2016, Study Says
    Americans Spent Nearly $150 Billion on Illegal Drugs in 2016, Study Says

    According to a recent RAND Corporation study, Americans spent nearly $150 billion on illegal drugs and narcotics of all types in 2016. It is believed a similar amount of money was also...

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  • New Study Illuminates Big Pharma’s Role in Perpetuating the Opioid Crisis
    New Study Illuminates Big Pharma’s Role in Perpetuating the Opioid Crisis

    For the first time, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) has a database tracking the path of all pills sold, nationwide, between manufacturers and distributors to pharmacies. According to data The Washington...

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