The opioid crisis continues to grow, and the company that produced Oxycontin is finally facing consequences for creating it.
Remembering the lessons of history saves lives and prevents pain, here are some lessons from the last epidemic we faced before COVID-19: Ebola.
During a speech last Monday in New Hampshire, the president promised to "free" the United States from the serious epidemic of drug abuse.
Durante un discurso el pasado lunes en New Hampshire, el presidente prometió “liberar” a Estados Unidos de la grave epidemia de abuso de opiáceos.
Faced with the need to declare a public health emergency due to the opioid epidemic, the US president again makes mistakes and attributes to drug traffickers the blame for the opioid crisis.
Ante la necesidad de declarar una emergencia de salud pública por la epidemia de opioides, el presidente estadounidense vuelve a cometer errores de juicio y atribuye al narcotráfico la culpa de la crisis de opioides.
My brother-in-law, a volunteer constable in a small Arkansas town, once said that the answer to the tensions and violence between motorists of color and the police was for law enforcement to treat those they are sworn to protect with respect and politeness.
¡Cuidado! Dos peligrosas epidemias están causando estragos en las filas de los colaboradores más cercanos del presidente Trump. Y no es un cuadro agradable.
Tucked down in some news coverage about the recent death of Manuel Noriega, the former dictator of Panama, were accounts of the 1989 U.S. invasion of that Central American country to arrest Noriega, a longtime CIA asset turned collaborator with mega drug dealers.
Los partidarios de Donald Trump no son, ya lo sabemos, lo que llamaríamos gente buena. A cambio de su apoyo, ellos esperan que Trump presida sobre la administración más racista y antiinmigrante de que se tenga memoria.
Donald Trump’s supporters are not nice people, and they expect him to preside over the most racist and anti-immigrant administration in memory.
A new UN study says two-thirds of people in Mexico, Chile and Ecuador are obese. The study calls epidemic frightening and finds that ‘overnutrition’ and sedentary lifestyles are costing countries tens of billions of dollars every year.
As part of his anti-drug strategy, Trump is defending the construction of the controversial wall along the border with Mexico and increasing deportations to expel drug traffickers and criminals.
La dedicación del Taller Puertorriqueño en servicio a una comunidad que a menudo ha sido relegada nunca ha disminuido, a pesar de sus limitados recursos. Hoy en día taller tiene por fin una moderna sede que tomó 10 años financiar.
Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf speaks out against Attorney General Jeff Sessions on medical marijuana.
Josh Shapiro speaks to AL DÍA News.
Where are the Puerto Rican doctors going?
While one side experiences a rapid makeover, the other is still dodging bullets in a notorious drug market.
Gov. Mike Pence has declared public health emergency in Scott County due to an HIV epidemic. The county has registered 79 confirmed cases since last December.