This makes keggers a little more depressing.
This morning, Obama visits Hiroshima, the UN has warned that civilians are in 'danger of starvation' in Syria, Trump pledges to cancel the Paris climate agreement, and more.
Mixing drugs and romance can lead to startlingly different outcomes.
I've been in the crystal game for less than a year and already my thoughts and well-being have become controlled by quartzes, amethysts, tourmalines, and calcites.
We spoke to some high-functioning drug users in their 40s about their vices and how drugs have affected their lives.
A new investigation shows Oxycontin doesn't last nearly as long as advertised for many patients.
Days after a study suggested synthetic cannabis can be as physically addictive as heroin, we met some users who are stuck in the throes of addiction.
A seemingly normal conference room is a new frontier for drug policy in America.
It still shocks me when people react negatively to my stealing. I guess part of the horror/beauty of mental illness is the totally blinkered relationship you develop with risk. Getting busted doesn't even occur to me.
"I would smell the alcohol on her breath, and it would really stress me out because of my prior drinking problem."
"My favorite place to be is oblivion."
We traveled along the heroin trafficking route from Afghanistan into Iran, Turkey, and Eastern Europe, meeting growers, addicts, and experts along the way.
Poverty and opiate addiction have devastated small towns in West Virginia. What can be done to help people take back their lives?
Meet filmmaker Phillip Wood, who turned his lens onto his father to patch up their broken relationship and understand substance abuse disorders.
Krisha is a home movie, of sorts, that takes place in the literal home of director Trey Shults's mother. His real-life aunt plays the titular, drug-addled character, and Shults himself plays her estranged son.
The transition from pills to heroin happened in the blink of an eye.
Harm reduction agencies are giving chronic alcoholics "beverage-alcohol" to stop them from drinking poison.
I was expecting my friend Lina to return with money for the coke Matt and I had just fronted her. I spent the next five years of my life dealing with the repercussions of that day.
Breaking Bad is probably the best known pop-culture example of a drug merchant's life getting turned inside-out, but it happens to ordinary people the world over. We interviewed several about how dealing complicated their lives and relationships.
The actual dollar cost of addiction for an individual can be catastrophic.
When I was a kid, my dad was a charming cowboy loved by his friends. But now the only thing left of that man is a bolo tie.
On the 20th anniversary of the cinematic release of Trainspotting, we speak to members of Calton Athletic, the soccer team-cum-recovery group that was brought in to keep the film authentic.
Since the age of 17, I've had three long-term relationships—and all three were with men who were addicted to heroin.
A Columbia University psychiatry professor talks about what he's learned from trying the drug himself and studying it over the years.