addiction

The Opioid Epidemic Has Gotten So Bad That People Are Abusing Their Pets to Get Them

This can’t be real, Kentucky police officer John Thomas thought to himself when he got the call from Elizabethtown Animal Hospital on December 4, 2014….

The Odds Are Pretty Good You’ll Die of an Opioid Overdose — So What Now?

In October 2017, President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency. But alas, the problem only seems to be getting worse:…

Fentanyl Is Exploding — And Heroin Addicts Are Becoming Reliant on a Nasal Spray to Reverse ODs

Back in August, singer Demi Lovato’s friends reportedly revived her with Narcan, the pricey brand-name nasal inhalant version of naloxone, a drug that reverses opioid…

Why We Get Too Old for Drugs

Along with everything else it entails, growing up, for most, means breaking up with your drug dealer, having realized that you no longer enjoy the…