Dietary Supplement? Or Drug? The Kratom Regulation Debate

    Is kratom a plant (Mitragyna speciosa)—originating in Southeast Asia and long used in traditional ...

    Nicotine 101: The Truth About What It Is and What it Does

    In July 2017, an announcement by the FDA declared that the agency “places nicotine, ...

    A “Competence Vacuum” in Trump’s Opioid Response Team

    In January, the Office of National Drug Control Policy (ONDCP) outlined its strategy “to address, head ...

    US Smokers Mistakenly Equate Harms of Snus With Those of Cigarettes

    Most American smokers continue to believe that snus, a moist tobacco product placed under ...

    Intoxication Has Always Been the American Way—Let’s Work With That

    Mood modification through drugs—intoxication—is a standard cultural reality in American history, but possibly even ...

    Investigation: Where Are Naloxone Confiscations Happening the Most?

    [The map above shows naloxone providers’ reports of whether naloxone confiscations from local clients ...