Fatal overdoses surpassed 100,000 in a 12-month period, according to a new CDC report.
Now there's only one defendant remaining in a test case meant to be the guide for future opioid litigation across the U.S.
Buckling under the overdose crisis, Vancouver is giving people prescription opioids to save them from fentanyl on the street.
“We are running out of time, and if a solution isn’t found, prosecutors will undoubtedly be hindered, and drug traffickers will undoubtedly be helped”
On a National Day of Action, harm reduction advocates tell us what’s needed to put the overdose crisis on federal leaders’ agendas.
A record-high uptick in organs available for donation could be the one good thing to come out of the crisis.
Some advice on how best to support your loved ones.
"Deaths of despair" are driving the longest period of declining life expectancy for Americans in 100 years
He also takes opioids to manage his own debilitating back pain.
Scott Gottlieb, the commissioner of the Food and Drug Administration, called on social media sites and internet service providers to crack down on the online drug trade.