Overseas opioid sellers avoid private shippers that have to screen their packages, but a law that would have the USPS do the same thing is stuck in committee.
The move was made in response to a lawsuit West Virginia filed against the DEA over how quotas are determined for drug manufacturers.
Finally, the president appointed a drug czar. He has no relevant experience. But he’s a step up from the 24-year-old who ran the office for a year.
In Pennsylvania, one of the states where the crisis is most severe, communities are being ravaged as they wait for a solution.
Italy’s notorious Calabrian mafia is peddling millions of pills to ISIS and Boko Haram. Next on their agenda could be the U.S. market.
Health officials are combating the rise of the synthetic opioid fentanyl with a bold but controversial policy: paying for test strips so users can check their stash.
Cities and communities staggering from the opioid crisis want to force pharmaceutical companies to help clean up the drug addiction mess.