Despite an overwhelming consensus that prompt, medication-based treatment reduces opioid deaths, such medications are hard to come by in America—and not because they doesn’t exist. To prescribe Suboxone—which reduces heroin cravings—US doctors must take an 8-hour class.…

A sweeping new opioid bill passed the US Senate Monday, which would target illicit fentanyl trafficking and expand telemedicine prescriptions for buprenorphine and methadone, currently limited by in-person prescription rules. It would also give the DEA more power to slash…

A new Associated Press investigation once again implicates China as the main source fueling the global opioid crisis, highlighting the ease with which deadly synthetic opioids like carfentanil and fentanyl can be procured from the country.   12 Chinese businesses are known…