OPB | May 22, 2014 12:35 p.m.
THURSDAY: Patients using Oregon and Washington's Death with Dignity laws want access to a drug that's currently tied up in a global political struggle over the death penalty.
OPB | Jan. 13, 2014 12:06 p.m.
MONDAY: The American Civil Liberties Union and the state of Oregon are challenging the federal government's attempt to access data in the state's Prescription Drug Monitoring Program.
OPB | Dec. 09, 2013 12:40 p.m.
MONDAY: A Harrisburg woman alleges side effects from a smoking cessation drug caused her husband to murder their 13-year-old son before committing suicide himself.
OPB | Oct. 31, 2013 12:40 p.m.
THURSDAY: Since a new law went into effect this summer, more than 400 laypeople have been trained to administer naloxone to revive someone after an opiate overdose.
OPB | Oct. 03, 2013 12:30 p.m.
Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Jackson County, and health care professionals are trying to figure out how to stop it.
July 09, 2013 12:20 p.m.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report a dramatic increase in prescription drug overdoses, especially among women.
June 24, 2013 12:06 p.m.
For more than a year, senior investigative reporter for The Oregonian, Les Zaitz, followed the impact of Mexican drug cartels in Oregon.
March 26, 2013 12:35 p.m.
Crime is on the rise in Medford, Oregon. Some say increases in drug use and drug trafficking are the biggest causes.
Jan. 17, 2013 12:06 p.m.
Journalist Ioan Grillo has spent more than a decade looking into Mexico's drug trade.
Oct. 17, 2012 12:15 p.m.
We react to the news about Nike dropping Lance Armstrong in response to the recent release of doping evidence.
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