ALL POSTS TAGGED WITH opioid addiction
10/02/2017 / By Michelle Simmons

Grant Hill, a former basketball star, told The Daily Mail how athletes would do anything to recover quickly after surgery

http://www.addiction.news/2017-10-02-opioids-passed-out-like-pez-in-sports-contributing-to-the-addiction-epidemic.html

09/28/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

We’ve heard a lot about the crime and deaths caused by the opioid crisis, but what about the financial impact

http://www.addiction.news/2017-09-28-opioid-addiction-is-bankrupting-america-county-by-county-city-by-city-will-america-collapse-into-a-narco-pharma-state.html

09/03/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

A comprehensive study validates the impact opioid abuse has on our country, with results suggesting that from 2009 to 2015,

http://www.addiction.news/2017-09-03-opioid-epidemic-reaches-whole-new-crisis-level-as-big-pharma-drugs-out-america-for-profit.html

08/19/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

A murder-suicide is being implicated in the ongoing and growing opioid addiction crisis besmirching Indiana. Michael Jarvis shot Dr. Todd

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-19-big-pharma-rampage-man-murders-doctor-who-refused-to-prescribe-opioids-to-his-wife.html

08/16/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Last Thursday, President Donald Trump announced to reporters that he would be declaring America’s opioid crisis a national emergency, as

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-16-trumps-solution-to-the-opioid-epidemic-crisis-more-spending-on-mental-health.html

08/03/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you think that America’s opioid epidemic hasn’t touched your life, statistics show there is a good chance you are

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-03-america-on-drugs-shocking-one-third-of-u-s-adults-are-prescribed-opioids.html

07/25/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

An opioid that is 50 times stronger than pure heroin (and 100 times more potent than morphine) is being over-prescribed

http://www.addiction.news/2017-07-25-doctors-are-prescribing-deadly-fentanyl-for-cash-and-lavish-dinners-reveals-report.html

06/25/2017 / By Earl Garcia

The city of Philadelphia has reached an agreement with Conrail to begin a clean-up drive on a notorious half-mile stretch of train

http://www.addiction.news/2017-06-25-philadelphia-turns-into-heroin-wasteland-500000-used-syringes-and-piles-of-trash.html

06/15/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you want to see just how quickly drugs can plunge a beautiful and thriving city into desolation, look no

http://www.addiction.news/2017-06-15-horrifying-video-shows-how-opioid-addiction-has-transformed-the-city-of-baltimore-into-a-third-world-city.html