Many doctors who are allowed to prescribe buprenorphine to treat opioid addiction are treating many fewer patients than they could be, a new study finds.
More than 20 percent of doctors...Read more
A new study helps explain how tobacco smoke causes changes to DNA.
Reuters reports researchers have found tobacco smoke changes a chemical code on DNA, which can sometimes alter gene activity.
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) launched the 2016 Naloxone App Competition to look for innovative technologies to fight the opioid epidemic.
The FDA is looking for apps that will connect...Read more
Drug-free school zones, which became popular in the late 1980s, are under reconsideration in many states as the focus has shifted from crack cocaine to opioids, according to Stateline.
The zones...Read more