Rx Drug News Articles

"New research shows increase in opioid-related deaths"                                                                                          June 2, 2018

"One in every 5 deaths in young adults is opioid-related in the United States"                                                       June 1, 2018

"New laws to combat opioid epidemic in effect"                                                                                                    June 1, 2018


"Petition calls for FDA to remove ultra-high-dosage opioids from market"                                                                     Aug 31, 2017

"Fentanyl is fueling a new overdose crisis. Here's what you need to know about the deadly opioid."                               Aug 31, 2017

"Are you misusing prescription painkillers?"                                                                                                                    Aug 28, 2017

"Don't blame addicts for America's opioid crisis. Here are the real culprits..."                                                                 Aug 13, 2017

"Trump's Opioid Commission Had Some Stunningly Good Recommendations. He Ignored Them For                         Aug 9, 2017          80's Drug War Nostalgia" 

"Trump’s Solution to Opioid Crisis: Tell Kids Drugs Are ‘No Good’"                                                                              Aug 9, 2017

"Trump trots out tired ‘Just Say No’ strategy as his plan for the opioid crisis"                                                                  Aug 9, 2017  

"Trump emphasizes tough law enforcement in comments on opioid epidemic"                                                               Aug 8, 2017

"Trump Vows U.S. Will ‘Win’ Fight Against Opioid Crisis"                                                                                            Aug 8, 2017

"Trump says don't start opioids to avoid addiction, but often they are prescribed"                                                           Aug 8, 2017

"Trump draws attention to opioid crisis, says 'nobody is safe from this epidemic'                                                            Aug 8, 2017

"Remarks by President Trump Before a Briefing on the Opioid Crisis"                                                                            Aug 8, 2017

"President Trump Participates in a Briefing on the Opioid Crisis with Secretary of HHS Tom Price"                              Aug 8, 2017

"Proportion of drivers killed while under influence of opioids shows huge spike"                                                             Aug 3, 2017

"More than 1 in 3 Americans prescribed opioids in 2015"                                                                                                Aug 1, 2017

"Boy, 6, revived with Narcan after possible opioid overdose"                                                                                            July 21, 2017

"That Drug Expiration Date May Be More Myth Than Fact"                                                                                          July 18, 2017

"America's Opioid Crisis Is Destroying Local Economies"                                                                                               July 12, 2017

Breaking the Opioid Habit in Dentists’ Offices                                                                                                               July 10, 2017

"Prescription opioids tripled between 1999 and 2015"                                                                                                      July 6, 2017

"Opioid prescriptions down, but numbers still dramatically high in some places"                                                             July 6, 2017

"Opioid prescriptions dropped for the first time in the modern drug crisis"                                                                      July 6, 2017

"Oklahoma AG Sues Prescription Opioid Drug Manufacturers"                                                                                       July 6, 2017

"When is an opioid Safe to take?"                                                                                                                                     June 29, 2017

"51 percent of opioid prescriptions go to people with depression and mood disorders"                                                     June 27, 2017

"Carrie Fisher Had Heroin, Cocaine in System When She Died, Report Reveals "                                                            June 19, 2017

"Doctor Who Wrote 1980 Letter On Painkillers Regrets That It Fed The Opioid Crisis"                                                 June 16, 2017

"If Amazon wants to sell prescription drugs, Whole Foods could provide the real estate"                                                  June 16, 2017

"Doctors Call On Big Pharma To Advertise Retail Prices Of Prescription Drugs"                                                             June 16, 2017  

"Half of Depressed People Are in Physical Pain Too"                                                                                                        June 2, 2017

"Ohio Is Suing 5 Drug Companies for Lying About Opioid Painkillers"                                                                           June 1, 2017