By Travis Waldron on November 25, 2013
The baseball world is outraged at Jhonny Peralta's "reward" for steroid use. But parsing the numbers shows that his new contract may be quite the bargain.
By Annie-Rose Strasser on November 19, 2013
Here's what Rep. Trey Radel (R-FL) has said about drugs.
By Sy Mukherjee on November 12, 2013
A safer, more innovative bottle may be the ultimate solution to very young children accidentally consuming medicine that's too strong for them.
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By Sy Mukherjee on October 25, 2013
The FDA is moving to re-classify painkillers as Schedule II substances, which would make them harder to get.
By Andrew Breiner on October 23, 2013
An oil boom is short-term and transient, but its effects on violence and disease may not be.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 16, 2013
In September, Arizona public health officials said they were concerned that use of the toxic drug would spread throughout the country. It appears they were right.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 9, 2013
The first-of-its-kind law is drawing criticism from the pharmaceutical industry, which will challenge it in court.
By Sy Mukherjee on October 8, 2013
About 60 percent of all U.S. drug overdose deaths are caused by prescription drugs, but most states aren't putting the right policies in place to address the issue.
By Alyssa Rosenberg on October 4, 2013
'Breaking Bad' fans paid for a death notice for Walter White. Here's what it tells us about the show, and how it'll be remembered.
By Sy Mukherjee on September 30, 2013
With tougher prescription guidelines, more doctors are turning to drug-free behavioral health therapies that have proven as effective of drugs, but without the side effects.