Purdue Pharma has cut its sales staff in half.
The congressional budget includes billions to fight the opioid epidemic, but some policy experts worry it's not enough to stop the problem.
Neighbors in Niagara County now have another option for disposing of unused prescription drugs.
Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul and Erie County Health Commissioner Dr. Gale Burstein helped cut the ribbon on a new, first-of-its…
Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz is asking Governor Cuomo to consider offering Erie County the $2.7 million dollars towards an…
Since 2005, the number of babies born in Erie County addicted to opioids has quadrupled.
The agency's commissioner said kratom's effects mirror narcotics like opioids. And it carries similar risks, like abuse, addiction and even death.
A northtowns doctor, facing charges of illegally prescribing pain pills, now faces additional federal charges.
On Saturday a 5K race was held at Delaware Park in memory of Michael David Israel.
A pharmaceutical company founder was charged with illegally distributing a fentanyl product.
Alex Neutz went from being a Division 1 football star to an addict pushed to the edge by opiates. The Grand Island native recently…
When it comes to declaring emergencies, the type of emergency it is can determine how much funding the federal government will allocate to solve it.