opioid addiction

Male doctor holding opioid medication

Although rates of opioid addiction are on the decline, the opioid epidemic is still very much alive. With this in mind, here’s a timeline for the opioid epidemic.

April 3, 2021

Dane O’Leary

Opioid pills and drugs

Recent years have shown us the immense destructive power of opioid drugs. From prescription painkillers to heroin, these substances are at the center of opioid use disorder (OUD), a form of addiction that sees individuals physiologically dependent on heroin or pain pills.

October 2, 2020

Dane O’Leary