Tuesday January 22nd, 2019 11:54AM

End The Epidemic

Bloomberg announces $50 million to fight opioid epidemic
Former New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg's charity has announced a $50 million donation to help fight the nation's opioid epidemic
3:45PM ( 1 month ago )
Babies born in withdrawal new complication in opioid cases
A panel of judges is considering whether lawsuits filed on behalf of babies born to opioid-addicted mothers should be separated from a larger case against the drug industry
3:29PM ( 1 month ago )
First lady calls opioids 'worst drug crisis' in US history
First lady Melania Trump is calling the opioid epidemic the 'worst drug crisis in American history'
11:08AM ( 1 month ago )
Denver trying again for possible 1st US drug injection site
Despite federal opposition, Denver is trying again to open a supervised drug injection site to try to reduce overdose deaths fueled by the nation's opioid epidemic
3:37PM ( 1 month ago )
First lady to take part in 'town hall' on opioids
First lady Melania Trump will participate in a "town hall" discussion at Liberty University next week about the opioid epidemic
12:28PM ( 2 months ago )
FDA OKs powerful opioid pill as alternative to IV painkiller
U.S. regulators approve fast-acting, super-potent opioid tablet as an alternative to IV painkillers in hospitals
3:29PM ( 2 months ago )
Trump signs bipartisan measure to confront opioid crisis
President Donald Trump is pledging to put an "extremely big dent" in the scourge of drug addiction in America, and he's just signed legislation intended to help tackle the opioid crisis, the deadliest epidemic of overdoses in U.S. history.
4:43PM ( 2 months ago )
US health chief says overdose deaths beginning to level off
US health chief says overdose deaths beginning to level off, but it's too early to declare victory
11:36PM ( 2 months ago )
US health chief says overdose deaths leveling off
US health chief says overdose death leveling off, but it's too early to declare victory
12:31PM ( 2 months ago )
Melania Trump visits babies, moms affected by opioid crisis
First lady Melania Trump toured a hospital's neonatal care unit Wednesday to learn about the treatment being given to newborns suffering from opiate withdrawal, after she was initially delayed by mechanical issues on her plane
4:34PM ( 3 months ago )