1 in 3 High School Seniors Who Misuse Prescription Opioids Turn to Heroin

TUESDAY, Oct. 27, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Among high school seniors, nearly a third of those…

Many Using Cannabis for Pain Take Opioids, Too

THURSDAY, Oct. 8, 2020 (HealthDay News) — People using cannabis for pain may still be taking…

Overdose Deaths From Cocaine Rising Dramatically

WEDNESDAY, Oct. 7, 2020 (HealthDay News) — While opioids were grabbing the headlines, cocaine overdose deaths…

During and After Surgery, Pot Users Need More Anesthesia, Painkillers: Study

TUESDAY, Oct. 6, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Marijuana users appear to need more anesthesia than nonusers,…

Signs America’s Opioid Epidemic Might Finally Be Waning

SATURDAY, Oct. 3, 2020 (HealthDay News) — Here’s some heartening news on the opioid painkillers front:…