Sean Spicer ignores the facts that legalized marijuana actually counteracts the opioid crisis, not contribute to it.
Obamacare brought health coverage to millions of Americans. It's saved the lives of those caught up in the opioid addiction epidemic.
A state report estimates that opioid-related overdose deaths in Massachusetts rose for a sixth consecutive year in and that fentanyl playing a role in as many as three-quarters of the fatalities.
A study of the use of opioid painkillers found that patients who had encountered a “high-intensity” prescribing doctor in the emergency room were more likely to become long-term users.
The states hardest hit by the opioid epidemic have used the Affordable Care Act to fight back. A repeal could be very bad for them. Het bericht The Obamacare repeal ‘could be a disaster’ f...
Judge has observed the arc of the opioid crisis firsthand in rural northeast Tennessee.
The price of Evzio, Kaleo's talking auto-injector to treat opioid overdoses, has increased over sixfold in the past 3 years, from $690 to $4,500. The rationale and justification for the price hike is...
Opioid abuse is rising fast among those who live in rural areas. Research suggests the drugs' illicit use there spreads rapidly via social networks, which could be part of the solution, too.
“We’re facing an opioid crisis in New York and around the country."
Jamel Toppin for Forbes Opioid spraymanufacturerInsys Therapeutics announced Monday that its billionaire founder John Kapoor, 73, would retire from his roles as CEO and chairman, effective immediately...