Politicians are floating more and more extreme solutions to the U.S. overdose crisis—ones that won’t even solve the problem.
Official data shows a record rise in drug deaths despite COVID-related lockdowns.
A new law could soon force them to.
Fatal overdoses surpassed 100,000 in a 12-month period, according to a new CDC report.
What everyone should know about what this life-saving nasal spray is, where to get it, and what to do in case of an emergency.
The report on Ontario overdose deaths also suggests a disproportionate number of racialized drug users are dying during the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Office for National Statistics reports that poverty is the main driver of record fatal drug overdoses.
Data obtained by VICE News shows at least 2,450 Canadians have died this year, in part because of lockdown measures and an unstable drug supply.
We arranged a meeting in Shanghai with a synthetic-drug merchant for our podcast “Painkiller: America’s Fentanyl Crisis.”
A judge ruled that the site would not violate federal drug laws, over the objections of the Trump administration.
Deaths of despair are part of the downward trend.
Deaths caused by the synthetic opioid doubled every year from 2013 to 2016, a new study found.