CDC Reports Opioid Prescribing Rates Down Consistently Since 2010…Really?

10 July 2017
CDC reports decline in opioid prescribing.

There is a strange new conversation to be had among addiction treatment professionals, lawmakers, prevention advocates and anyone else with a stake in the opioid epidemic currently consuming the United States. ...

Misinformation Plays Significant Role in Texas Drug Epidemic

9 March 2017

It’s, frankly, little surprise that many healthcare organizations and state agencies would have a hard time keeping up with the glut of addiction-related fatalities consuming the United States. The reality is...

Louisville Overdose Spike Reignites Treatment Versus Enforcement Conversation

16 February 2017

A city that has been at the forefront of the American opioid epidemic since its start, Louisville, Kentucky recently experienced an even higher-than-usual increase in overdoses this past week. The city’s Metr...

Kroger to Sell Narcan at Pharmacies in 105 East Texas Locations

9 February 2017

With the state of Texas battling a fierce and pervasive heroin and opioid problem, lawmakers, police, recovery advocates and ordinary residents alike are banding together to come up with more and more solutions...