Pain and painkillers keep driving the opioid epidemic

Pain and painkillers keep driving the opioid epidemic

The last birthday gift I gave my brother came in a small white box. Nothing frilly, just a box I had laying around at home. I didn’t gift wrap it or add a colorful bow. I simply wrote “Happy Birthday Joe” on a note, and left it in my mailbox, where he would pick it up...
Opioids Found in Seattle-Area Mussels

Opioids Found in Seattle-Area Mussels

Mussels in Puget Sound have tested positive for trace amounts of oxycodone. America’s opioid epidemic has ravaged the country by land, and is also making its presence felt by sea. Washington researchers tracking pollution levels in Puget Sound have discovered...