A 6-year-old boy in New Hampshire is reported to be in stable condition after paramedics responding to a possible overdose call were forced to use Narcan on him.
A mother’s bid to help others struggling with addiction has gone viral, after she shared harrowing before and after photos on her Facebook page urging others to seek help.
A 10-year-old Miami boy is believed to have fallen victim to Florida’s opioid crisis, making him among the state’s youngest.
Actress Naomi Watts opened up about father's heroin overdose and seeing a photo of him smiling -- for the first time more than 40 years after his death.
Nevada has a problem. The supply of marijuana available for sale for recreational use has run out, with retailers simply running out of inventory. Demand has far exceeded what st...
Officials in a Pennsylvania town say they have treated more than 60 people who overdosed on synthetic marijuana over a weekend period.
Actor Nelsan Ellis, who was well-known for his starring role on HBO’s “True Blood,” died Saturday at age 39 from heart failure, which his family claims was a result of his withdraw...
An Ohio sheriff is taking a stand in the war on heroin addiction that he said will get at the root of the epidemic, and that seems to fly in the face of standard police practices.
La Porte County Police said 11 teenagers became ill and had to be hospitalized after they consumed gummy bears that were reportedly laced with THC, a substance associated and found...
The parents of a Pennsylvania girl who overdosed on heroin are hoping to help others struggling with drug addiction by sharing their daughter's poem of her battle in her obituary.