prescription-drugs

The Dangers of Taking Unprescribed Beta-Blockers for Anxiety

Some see the heart medication as a miracle drug for public speaking fears, anxiety and panic attacks, but it’s not without its risks

The Drugstore Cowboy in the Opioid Crisis

‘In Indiana, criminals can rob a pharmacy faster than you can take money out of an ATM’

How Are Dentists Reckoning With the Opioid Crisis?

Nearly 6 percent of teens and young adults given opioids after an extraction become addicted

What It’s Like to Be Medicated for Anger

On communities like r/Anger, men and women seek help from other people with short fuses and seek out prescriptions to help them manage their rage. Sadly, many find the drugs aren't without unexpected consequences