RIP Chuck Mosley: Another Casualty of the Disease of Addiction

14 November 2017
Chuck Mosley succumbs to the disease of addiction.

Last Thursday, the music world said goodbye to another one of its own as former Faith No More front man, Chuck Mosley succumbed to an apparent heroin overdose after a long period of recovery from the disease of...

Settlement from Drug Distributor Suits to Be Used to Fund Opioid Addiction Treatment

22 August 2017
Opioid addiction lawsuit.

In response to the rampant and ongoing opioid addiction epidemic claiming more and more of its citizens, West Virginia has passed a landmark piece of legislation aptly named the Ryan Brown Addiction Prevention ...

Will Fentanyl Dealers Start Seeing More Accountability for Overdose Deaths?

13 April 2017

A Rhode Island woman was recently sentenced to 20 years in prison for second-degree murder after she sold another woman fentanyl causing her to overdose almost immediately after the transaction. The woman who d...

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...

Dropkick Murphys’ New Album Tackles Addiction and Substance Abuse

16 January 2017

It’s called 11 Short Stories of Pain and Glory and it’s the ninth album from Quincy, MA punk legends Dropkick Murphys. The record was made right here in Texas and was deeply inspired by the Massachusetts op...

An Important Message from Recovery Unplugged Medical Director Dr. David Kramer

15 November 2016

I’ve treated thousands of patients over my 20-year career as a doctor on the front lines of substance abuse and psychiatric illness. Recently, however, I had a heartrending experience that I feel must be shar...

Get Involved In International Overdose Awareness Day

18 August 2016

August 31 will mark the 15th annual International Overdose Awareness Day. The event was established to raise awareness of overdose and reduce the stigma of a drug-related death. It also acknowledges the grief f...