(MINNEAPOLIS) -- A Minnesota judge is considering whether to drop charges against an alleged drug dealer after his lawyer claimed Minneapolis law enforcement officers destroyed critical evidence in a panic prompted by a blaze and takeover of another police department precinct during a 2020... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Ivermectin, a potentially dangerous and unproven medication to help COVID-19 patients, is being widely dispensed despite warnings, as the nation is in the grips of the delta variant surge. Internal data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reviewed by... Read More.
Stevie Nicks has opened up in a new interview about her past struggle with drug addiction and how she was able to "save" herself. Speaking with country star Tim McGraw on Apple Music's Beyond the Influence Radio show Wednesday, as reported by
The anesthesia medication ketamine is showing increased promise as a treatment for people experiencing depression who haven't found relief with other prescription medications. Though ketamine is known for its recreational use as a party drug, it can also be prescribed legally by doctors. In recent... Read More.
(NEW ORLEANS) -- New Orleans Saints defensive tackle David Onyemata announced on Instagram that he failed a drug test. "I was informed by the NFLPA yesterday that I have tested positive for a banned substance resulting in a suspension for part of the 2021 NFL season,"... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Drug and alcohol-related jail deaths have skyrocketed in recent years, according to a recent report from the Bureau of Justice Statistics and experts say that spike goes hand-in-hand with the continued criminalization of substance abuse in the United States and lack... Read More.
(NOTE LANGUAGE) According to a new report, actor Armie Hammer has entered rehab to treat drug, alcohol, and sex issues. Vanity Fair reports that three sources confirm that Hammer, 34, entered rehab on May 31. One source, who claims to be close with the actor, said Hammer asked estranged... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- In a major development for patients and the biotechnology industry, the US Food and Drug Administration approved the use of a new drug, Aduhelm (aducanumab), for treating early Alzheimer’s disease. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, over 5 million Americans have Alzheimer’s disease... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new weight-loss treatment is being heralded by some health experts as "groundbreaking," and a potential "game changer" in the growing epidemic of obesity. Semaglutide, an injectable drug made by the pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, was approved Friday by the Food and... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Ceri and Rory Devine welcomed their first child, Rhys, into the world three months before COVID-19 shut down the country. It wasn't long before the new parents from Redondo Beach, California, began to see the hampering effects of the lockdown on... Read More.