COVID-19 Pandemic Has Taken A Toll On Mental Health, Led To More Drug Abuse, CDC SaysThe U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports last year was the deadliest year on record for drug overdoses.
Dallas Drug Addiction Recovery Center Says Spike In Clients Due To Coronavirus Pandemic“We’re having to quarantine and social distance and so you have that time to sit there and just think and remember triggers and have urges to go use," said a former heroin addict.
Police Officer Adopts Baby Daughter Of Homeless Woman Battling Drug AddictionA California police officer who responded to an emergency call of a homeless pregnant woman has adopted her newborn daughter.
FDA Approves 1st Nonopioid Drug To Ease Withdrawal SymptomsFederal regulators have approved the first non-opioid treatment to ease withdrawal symptoms from quitting addictive opioids.
Death Penalty For Drug Traffickers Part Of Trump Opioid PlanPresident Donald Trump's plan to combat opioid drug addiction calls for stiffer penalties for drug traffickers, including the death penalty.
Trump Calls For Liberation From 'Scourge' Of Drug AddictionPresident Donald Trump is calling for Americans to liberate their communities from the scourge of drug addiction as he declares opioid abuse a national public health emergency.
Manziel Rep: Attorney Who Accidentally Sent Errant Text ResignsJohnny Manziel's spokeswoman says an attorney who accidently sent the AP a text message with details related to the Heisman Trophy-winning quarterback's domestic violence case has resigned from the defense team.