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Narcan and Overdose

Narcan: What Is It and How Did it Revive Demi Lovato?

When news broke that Demi Lovato overdosed on heroin, people were in shock. The singer had been sober for six years. It was only when she released her song ‘Sober’ in June that we...

Brand-Name or Nothing: No Choice When It Comes to OxyContin

If you take an opioid analgesic to ease serious pain, you don't need to be told that there's rampant abuse of such drugs and that a crackdown to curtail it can mean that it's...
Pain killer Opioids

New Data: Opioids Are Driving More Overdoses

If you're taking an opioid for pain relief, you know it comes with risks, including the worst one that you could die from an overdose. Data released in February by the National Center for...