Articles for Tag: "drugs"

Are we living through an opioid crisis? 
Are we living through an opioid crisis?
Recent reports suggest one in three Americans were prescribed opioids in 2015.
1 in 5 Americans suffers from these disorders 
1 in 5 Americans suffers from these disorders
These two problems are more common than you may think.
US has highest car crash fatality rate 
US has highest car crash fatality rate
What’s most responsible for 32,000 annual traffic deaths, and why does the US still lag behind other countries?
Drink spiking is more common than you think 
Drink spiking is more common than you think
Most reported incidents happen in a home, apartment, fraternity house or bar. Learn tips for protecting yourself.
Can “magic mushrooms” treat depression? 
Can “magic mushrooms” treat depression?
A hallucinogenic drug is found to lift the spirits of those with clinical depression. Learn more.
What parents need to discuss with their kids before studying abroad 
What parents need to discuss with their kids before studying abroad
A recent study finds that students are more likely to drink heavily and use illegal drugs. Learn more.
Robin Williams’ autopsy discovered Lewy body dementia 
Robin Williams’ autopsy discovered Lewy body dementia
In a recent interview, his widow opened up about this disease that ultimately led to his suicide in 2014.