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The Pill Makers Next Door: How America's Opioid Crisis Is Spreading

The Pill Makers Next Door: How America’s Opioid Crisis Is Spreading

Abuse of opioids, including prescription drugs, heroin and synthetic … North Carolina, Kentucky and Ohio—saw 12,244 fatal drug overdoses of all kinds in … A decade ago, fentanyl surfaced as a street drug in the U.S., mixed into the …
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A twist on automated eye exam technology could help take impaired drivers off the road

The Canadian Centre on Substance Abuse says drivers who test positive for the use of opioids are up to eight times more likely to be involved in a …
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Fentanyl overdose: 131 people in northern Ontario killed since 2010

Fentanyl overdose deaths rising in Sudbury · Sudbury drug strategy to start Fentanyl … Total killed by opioid use in 2010-2015: At least 142 … death have been called a national ‘disaster’ by the Canadian Pharmacists Association.
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Bell Let’s Talk supports community mental health in Atlantic Canada

The organizations in Atlantic Canada receiving grants this year are Eating … Canada’s largest communications company, Bell provides consumer, business … ranging from substance abuse, eating disorders, mood disorders, anxiety, …
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The Edmonton man no country wants

Canadian authorities want to deport him, but they’ve run into a major hurdle: … from schizoaffective disorder, intellectual delays and substance abuse.
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