The drugs usually work by boosting levels of certain neurotransmitters in the brain.
Democrats released a report Wednesday detailing new allegations against President Donald Trump's pick to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs.
Authorities say the musician unknowingly took counterfeit Vicodin pills that contained fentanyl. But they're not sure how Prince got the pills.
Naloxone reverses some effects of an opioid overdose in just two to five minutes - and some say that might increase opioid use.
When Missy Owen heard that the non-profit National Safety Council was putting together a memorial for opioid victims called …
Heroin overdose deaths started rising when a popular opioid was reformulated to make it less susceptible to abuse, a new study says.
It starts with the way psychedelics reset your brain's thought patterns.
By 1970, psychedelics had a bad reputation for being part of the counterculture. But now we could see them make a comeback.
Researchers say they're testing a male birth control pill that doesn't have many side effects.
Police want to warn you about a new scam targeting your medical information. Scammers will call to try get your medical history…
You could be overpaying for your prescriptions and have no idea. In some cases, pharmacists can't tell you you're paying too much.…
We all know opoid addiction is a real problem in our country. But what if there was a way for people suffering from chronic pain to find…