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We Need a Smarter War on Drugs Feb. 08, 2020

Diane Dimond

Did we learn nothing from the so-called crack-cocaine plague of the '80s and '90s? For those with f... Read More

AMA President Leads on Opioids Oct. 24, 2019

Daily Editorials

Patrice Harris was an early witness to the opioid epidemic in West Virginia, and as an Atlanta resid... Read More

Sleeping Beauty Overdosed Sep. 30, 2019

Marc Dion

The Brothers Grimm, Jakob and Wilhelm, were a pair of 19th-century Germans whose "fairy tales" often... Read More

The Supply-and-Demand Solution to the Drug Crisis Sep. 28, 2019

Diane Dimond

A famous Greek myth recounts the tale of the diabolical King Sisyphus. He was punished for his many ... Read More

China's Chemical Warfare Aug. 28, 2019

Betsy McCaughey

President Donald Trump got slammed by all sides — Democrats, the media and European politician... Read More

'Deaths of Despair' -- America's Unfolding Tragedy Jun. 21, 2019

C Force

As noted in a recent Chicago Tribune editorial, the term "deaths of despair" is not something that e... Read More

The Opioid Crisis Hits Close to Home Apr. 25, 2019

Jackie Gingrich Cushman

Last winter, my husband and I joined with other mourners at the funeral of a man who died in his mid... Read More

Clean Up Before Listening Up Jan. 23, 2019

Wellnews

Next time you see a doctor and watch him wash his hands before the exam, maybe ask if he'll give his... Read More

Fentanyl Is the Latest Deadly Twist in America's Continuing Opioid Epidemic Dec. 05, 2018

Daily Editorials

The opioid epidemic has a deadly new star: fentanyl, which is easier to overdose with than prescript... Read More

Tackling the Opioid Crisis -- Finally Sep. 22, 2018

Diane Dimond

Can I get a round of applause for our United States Congress? Yes, indeedy, ladies and gentlemen, pu... Read More

Overdose Deaths Are the Product of Drug Prohibition Apr. 12, 2018

Steve Chapman

During Prohibition, drinkers never knew what they would get when they set out to slake their thirst.... Read More

Trump Rates Close to Zero on 'War' Against Opioids Jun. 13, 2017

Froma Harrop

Police near Daytona Beach, Florida, recently came upon an SUV with the motor running and three littl... Read More