Medicare has not put significant restrictions in place for opioid prescriptions, despite recent government guidelines that recommend such limits, according to a new study.
Yale researchers analyzed Medicare coverage for opioids...Read more
A new online tool allows first responders, public safety and public health officials to track opioid overdoses in real time, NBC News reports.
Health officials say the data allows them to...Read more
In 2016 more people were arrested for marijuana possession than for all crimes the FBI classifies as violent, according to 2016 crime data released by the agency.
Marijuana possession arrests edged...Read more
Korean scientists have developed a portable, quick urine test for amphetamines, HealthDay reports.
“Breathalyzers are effective at catching drunk drivers on the spot, thereby preventing accidents,” researcher Ilha Hwang said. “We...Read more