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There’s Hope for the Opioid Crisis — But Politics Stands in the Way

America’s other, decades-long epidemic rages on. Here’s what’s blocking a ‘literal life-saver’ in a system that punishes addicts

I Successfully Quit Heroin. Quitting Juul Is Even Harder.

‘I now stay away from everything: weed, drink, drugs. I prefer not to risk a relapse,’ a recovering addict tells MEL. ‘However… nicotine is another story.’

The Stimulating Neuroscience Behind Why Cocaine Might Make You Shit Your Pants

And because why the hell not, let’s also examine why opiates make you constipated

Fentanyl Is So Powerful, Not Even the Doctor Who Invented Narcan Thinks It’s Enough to Save Us

‘The opiate epidemic is really a fentanyl crisis’