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Chemists think they’ve found a way to make opioids less addicting
The pandemic has had a dramatic effect on drug overdoses
Cannabis might help curb chronic pain, reducing the need for opioids
With opioid overdoses on the rise, the U.S. should consider one proven safety measure: Giving people a safe place to do drugs
Social media posts might be able to help researchers understand and predict opioid overdoses
The CDC knows why U.S. life expectancy keeps dropping—but no one knows how to stop it
Ohio opioid trials end quickly with a $260-million settlement—but the national lawsuit rolls on
A key tool to fighting the opioid crisis is in short supply
Purdue Pharma agrees to pay billions of dollars for the opioid epidemic—and it’s not done yet
Your annual checkup could soon include screening for illicit drug use