May 1, 2018

Binge drinking has become completely normalized’: Has boozy mom culture gone too far?

Social media feeds are rife with memes depicting exhausted women guzzling wine in giant glasses, with phrases like, “Technically, you’re not drinking alone if your kids […]
April 9, 2018

Many People Taking Antidepressants Discover They Cannot Quit

Victoria Toline would hunch over the kitchen table, steady her hands and draw a bead of liquid from a vial with a small dropper. It was […]
March 26, 2018

The ongoing myths and misconceptions about ‘accidental addiction’

Over at Reason, Jacob Sullum has written a much-needed corrective to the prevailing narrative about opioid addiction — that there is a widespread problem of “accidental […]
March 1, 2018

Let Cities Open Safe Injection Sites

By The Editorial Board An overdose is often a lonely way to die. Overdoses happen when a toxic amount of a drug, or a combination of […]
February 9, 2018

FDA declares popular alt-medicine kratom an opioid

The Food and Drug Administration declared the popular herbal product kratom to be an opioid on Tuesday, opening a new front in its battle to get […]
January 25, 2018

This new sobriety event series is anything but a buzzkill

Club Soda, a sober social movement, is encouraging people to drink less alcohol and feel great about it You can be sober and social. That’s the […]