The increase in heroin use has led to a growing number of grandparents raising their grandchildren, according to The New York Times.
The parents of these children are dead, in jail...Read more
While economic downturns have been linked previously to increased suicide risk in the United States, new research from the UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs sheds light on the role...Read more
Congress is focusing on expanding treatment for opioid addiction instead of restricting access to painkillers in its efforts to address the opioid epidemic, The New York Times reports.
Legislators seem to...Read more
Last year 15 percent of American adults smoked, down from 17 percent in 2014, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
The decrease was the...Read more