Canada second highest in world for prescribed opiate drug use.................. ...

(click on this text to go to the original article)... TORONTO – The first time Marty MacDonnell injected Wellbutrin he had no idea what else was going into his veins. He gets the drug from his doctor to treat depression. It’s one of Canada’s most popular and easily accessible prescription drugs....... ...

Is fentanyl the new OxyContin? Health-care workers are reporting anecdotally that use of the most powerful opioid is on the rise, mainly as a result of the removal of OxyContin from the Canadian market in early 2012, as addicts shift their behaviour to other narcotics........... TO READ THE FULL ARTICLE, CLICK ANYWHERE ON TEXT ...

A newly filed antitrust suit alleges that Reckitt Benckiser Inc. has been engaging in an ...

The official diagnosis for addiction is getting a major makeover—promising major changes for the addiction community and healthcare professionals alike. Here's what you need to know.... ...

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