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Stopping the scourge: An all-out effort to fight opioid addiction

Buprenorphine is used in medication-assisted treatment to aid people addicted to narcotic pain relievers. | Photo courtesy of Pixabay

March 20, 2018 - 5:16pm

Smart pill, other Florida innovations could aid opioid fight

EtectRx's smart pill contains a wireless, ingestible sensor that communicates with a wearable reader, which then delivers data to healthcare providers looking to monitor opioid adherence. | Photo courtesy of etectRx.

March 18, 2018 - 6:37pm

Phoenix and Arizona act to counter heavy toll of opioid crisis

Phoenix Mayor Greg Stanton addresses the opioid epidemic in his recent State of the City address. | Photo courtesy of city of Phoenix.

March 14, 2018 - 1:17pm

Protecting opioid drug–sniffing police dogs

Baseball card of Quori the dog, opioid drug–sniffing member of the Robbinsville (N.J.) Township Police Department's K-9 unit. | Photo courtesy of Sgt. Scott Kivet

March 13, 2018 - 11:41am

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In short session, Oregon Legislature takes long view to tackle opioid crisis

Oregon and other states are addressing the opioid epidemic in a variety of ways, with varying levels of success. | Photo courtesy of the U.S. Department of Agriculture

March 11, 2018 - 12:39pm

Kick the can: Disposing of an opioid problem

To reduce the chance of opioid-induced deaths, Walgreens is installing drug disposal kiosks at its pharmacies nationwide. | Photo courtesy of Walgreens.


March 11, 2018 - 7:15am

There’s been a shift in shift scheduling

Restaurant servers are among the occupations most affected by unpredictable scheduling. | Pixabay photo. 

March 3, 2018 - 7:01pm