Opioid Overdoses Elevated in Appalachia

Opioid Overdoses Elevated in Appalachia

In recent study from the Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland found that opioid prescription rates have fallen steadily in recent years within some of the country’s most drug-ravaged communities. But in West Virginia, Kentucky, Ohio and Pennsylvania, rates are...
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...