by Christie Thompson Posted on April 28, 2014
A proposal to shrink the state's expansive drug-free zones "just kind of died a little, lonely, pitiful death."
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on March 21, 2014 Updated: March 21, 2014
It's just the latest example of how pregnant women across the country are being made into criminal suspects.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 20, 2014
A new study finds that bacteria that are resistant to many types of antibiotics are on the rise in American children.
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by Bryce Covert Posted on March 17, 2014 Updated: March 17, 2014
Drug testing welfare recipients has been found to be costly and ineffective in other states, but Mississippi will go ahead anyway.
by Sy Mukherjee Posted on March 10, 2014
Holder also urged police officers to carry the anti-overdose drug naloxone as a public safety measure.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on March 5, 2014
Add attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) to the list of ailments attributed to the popular painkiller acetaminophen.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 12, 2014 Updated: February 12, 2014
In the midst of a growing drug abuse problem in New England, Maine's governor continues to undermine his residents' access to medical treatment.
by Tara Culp-Ressler Posted on February 11, 2014
"We cannot arrest our way out of the drug problem," federal drug officials admitted, pointing out that it's a public health problem.
by Andrew Breiner Posted on February 5, 2014
The prohibition and attempted eradication of drugs is a nightmare for the climate and environment.
by Travis Waldron Posted on January 12, 2014 Updated: January 13, 2014
A 60 Minutes interview with the man claims to have supplied Alex Rodriguez with performance enhancing drugs shows that no one is serious about fixing baseball's drug problem.