Drug Users Getting Paid To Try New Formulations In Effort To Reduce Painkiller AbuseThe rise of prescription drug overdoses in the U.S. is leading to research which involves paying recreational drug users to try new formulations, in the hope of reducing the abuse and addiction to painkillers.
San Francisco Police Now Carrying Drug To Reverse Opioid OverdosesSan Francisco police officers will now have a way to save people from drug overdoses.
States With Medical Marijuana Laws Have Fewer Overdose Deaths From Other DrugsA new study of states which have implemented medical marijuana laws shows those states also have lower rates of drug overdose deaths.
NFL Pain-Killer Culture: John Madden Says Broadcast Announcer Gets Shots, TooHall of Fame coach John Madden offered an anecdote Wednesday of the NFL drug culture extending up to the announcing booth.
Bay Area Mom One Of Many Concerned About New Powerful Painkiller The new painkiller, which is a pure version of the drug that’s in Vicodin, could hit the market next year.
'Grey's Anatomy' Star Eric Dane Enters RehabSan Francisco born, Eric Dane recently entered a rehab facility to get treatment for addiction to prescription painkillers but is expected to go back to work soon...