By Anthony Rivas | Tue, 08/19/2014 - 18:36
A synthetic drug is being mixed into heroin supplies, killing people much faster.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 08/19/2014 - 10:41
Oaksterdam University brings pot growing knowledge to the East Coast for a four-day marijuana seminar in Atlantic City.
By Anthony Rivas | Sat, 08/16/2014 - 00:00
Although many people believe peer pressure encourages drug use, a study on young adults finds that their influences are way more subtle.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:05
An Oregon mother doesn't see any problem with breastfeeding her daughter while she continues to smoke marijuana, although doctors think otherwise.
By Justin Caba | Mon, 08/11/2014 - 11:13
Nineteen-year-old Connor Eckhardt died after taking one hit of synthetic marijuana, but his parents have vowed to make sure he did not "die in vain."
By Justin Caba | Thu, 08/07/2014 - 12:06
A military veteran diagnosed with PTSD, Donna Smith, is suing Presbyterian Healthcare System in New Mexico over wrongful termination after she was fired due to a positive drug test.
By Anthony Rivas | Mon, 07/28/2014 - 17:44
In an attempt to catch kids' risk of substance use disorders earlier, researchers have just developed a new, quicker screening test for doctors.
By Justin Caba | Thu, 07/24/2014 - 11:27
The FDA has approved an opioid analgesic that has properties capable of curbing prescription painkiller abuse, but could it lead to an increase in heroin use?
By Justin Caba | Thu, 07/17/2014 - 12:05
Oxford researchers confirm that cannabis' main ingredient, THC, can lead to paranoid thoughts in mistrustful people.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/15/2014 - 12:17
Crop King Seeds weighs in on the alcohol vs. marijuana safety debate with the world's first commercial highlighting recreational marijuana use.
By Justin Caba | Tue, 07/08/2014 - 17:13
Vision loss caused by the party drug known as "poppers" could be explained by a recent ingredient switch from isobutyl nitrate to isopropyl nitrate.
By Susan Scutti | Thu, 07/03/2014 - 18:30
Taking the street drug Ecstasy could lead to a weakening and rupture of the spinal cord artery that might kill you.
By Lecia Bushak | Tue, 07/01/2014 - 15:23
A new CDC report highlights the vast differences of painkiller prescriptions across different states, with some prescribing nearly three times as many as other states.