Xanax

High Wire

The Deadly Worst-Case Scenario for America's Xanax Obsession

Cracking down on the legal supply is not a solution. In fact, it could spell disaster.
Maia Szalavitz
4 days ago
High Wire

This Is Why Xanax Is Blowing Up in America

From the explosion of ADHD meds to the economic crisis to the Trump presidency, this dangerous trend didn't come out of nowhere.
Maia Szalavitz
6.12.18
XANXIETY

How SoundCloud Rappers and Xanax Influenced Fashion

There is a palpable vulnerability to many of these artists that is reflected in both what they put in and on their body.
Emma Garland
4.3.18
High Wire

The Mystery of the Terrifying Xanax Resurgence in America

Pharmaceutical marketing is often said to be a key cause of the opioid crisis. That doesn't explain the deadly rise of benzos.
Maia Szalavitz
3.28.18
XANXIETY

The Great American Xanax Legacy

How the drug went from a medication for middle-class Americans to being glorified by a range of hip-hop artists.
Drew Millard
3.26.18
XANXIETY

This Is Your Body on Xanax

What's going on in your body and brain 24 hours after taking the drug? What about two weeks?
Mark Wilding
3.21.18
XANXIETY

The Withdrawal Diary of a Xanax Addict

One young man records his struggle to break free from his addiction to counterfeit Xanax.
Hannah Ewens
3.21.18
Drugs

How Xanax Became the British Teenager's Drug of Choice

With counterfeit Xanax readily available on the dark web, a generation of teenagers have found out the hard way that the pills aren't as easygoing as they first thought.
Hannah Ewens
1.26.18
Drugs

We Need to Talk About Our Generation's Xanax Problem

Abuse of the drug is on the rise in the UK and the US, we talked to a former addict to find out why.
James Nolan
8.23.17
Weed

We Asked Dealers if They Care About Their Customers' Safety

Are the people selling you weed, heroin, Xanax, and crack concerned about what happens to you after they've driven away?
David Hillier
7.14.17
VICELAND

That Time the Kid Mero's Friend Took Too Much Xanax on New Year's Eve

The VICELAND host recalls ringing in the new year with the one guy he was trying to avoid.
VICE Staff
6.30.17
Stuff

Desus & Mero Talk About Lil Wayne's Black Lives Matter Statements

On Wednesday’s episode, the hosts discuss Lil Wayne’s crazy 'Nightline' interview.
Sarah Bellman
11.3.16
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