Journalist Mary Beth Pfeiffer: What It’s like to Cover the Opioid Addiction Epidemic

Mary Beth Pfeiffer shares a behind-the-scenes look at what it was like to report on the opioid addiction epidemic in her community.

International Overdose Awareness Day: Five Facts

In honor of International Overdose Awareness Day, here five key facts about the opioid epidemic and what we can do to curb a skyrocketing overdose rate.

Using Every Tool to Fight Addiction

The Massachusetts legislature passed a bill requiring insurers to cover inpatient addiction detoxification and treatment, knocking down a major barrier to treatment for many.

The U.S. Opiate Crisis in the News

Philip Seymour Hoffman’s recent death brings attention to an issue that communities across the country are battling each day—the misuse of prescription drugs, how prescription drug users turn to heroin, and the opiate crisis.