A Los Angeles doctor has been charged for second-degree murder for writing prescriptions that led to the overdose deaths of three patients.
Too many people die of overdoses that could be prevented by a combination of policy shifts and education.
"Heroin is like Aladdin's lamp: it will make you think that your wishes are coming true, that you are in control of your life."
Asif Kapadia's Amy is a brilliant reminder of why we fell in love with pop music's greatest recent jazz singer. But it tells a skewed story of the 27-year-old's death.
Sum 41's Deryck Whibley talks about being almost dying from alcohol and what his life is like sober.
You don't want your heart to explode.
Amsterdam's relaxed approach to drug enforcement shows how harm reduction policies can work.
Now that opioid overdose is among the leading causes of death, pharmaceutical companies have found a way to make huge profits from selling the antidote, naloxone.
Despite all the breathless headlines, overdosing on weed is impossible.