March 28, 2020 by Genevieve Perono in collaboration with Sarah Cash, Quan Zhou and Ali Imran
Provides an overview of the opioid crisis, current means of treatment and the role of pharmaceutical companies in the rise of treatment costs.
December 20, 2019 by Debbie, Soren, Farnia and Samina
Looks at the origins of the opioid crisis, the effects of stigma and how harm reduction can be implemented.
November 13, 2018 by Davneet Poonia, Mohamed Rahal, Anand Rai and Nikkita Mistry
How carfentanil affects on the body, how it comes to be used, why it is used illegally and what treatments are available to counteract the drug.
April 17, 2018 by Nora Volkow, MD PhD, NIDA, NIH and Walter Koroshetz, MD, NINDS, NIH
State of the opioid crisis and what NIH is doing about it
March 9, 2018 by Angie Ibrahim, Reuben Douma, Jessica Amin and Ariel Huynh
Answers key questions about the opioid crisis in Canada and across North America
February 23, 2018 by Ashley Adile, Giancarlo Gillespie, Sabahat Balaban and Wale Adegorite
How fentanyl affects the brain, what impact its abuse has on society, how it is obtained and what resources and rehabilitation services are available.