Doctors are trained to know the signs of patients who may be seeking pain medication to feed an addiction. Colorado veterinarians said they…
A new $5.5 million grant from the National Institute on Drug Abuse will fund a five-year study that will follow 2,500 pairs of twins in…
Brand-name drug OxyContin won't be covered on Cigna's group commercial drug list in 2018.
Health insurance company Cigna will no longer cover the painkiller drug OxyContin starting in 2018. This comes after the growing opioid…
Chicago filmmaker Ben Kurstin collected more than 8,000 drug bags in two years and turned them into giant works of art.
The Food and Drug Administration wants Endo Pharmaceuticals to voluntarily remove the drug from shelves due to "risks related to abuse."
WalletHub looked at a wide range of statistics in an attempt to gauge use of both illegal and prescription drugs in all 50 states and…
A conference committee is considering a budget amendment that would allocate $14 million to substance abuse treatment.
Arapahoe House of Colorado, the state’s largest provider of substance abuse treatment, is ending all of its detox services in six months.
Drug users and dealers in Denver parks and along the Cherry Creek trail face suspensions if they are caught in the act under a six-month directive.
Heroin laced with animal tranquilizers may be to blame for a rash of heroin overdoses in Ohio.
The Drug Enforcement Administration says heroin is cheaper and sometimes easier to find than prescription painkillers.