by Jeffrey A. Singer
In a recent Senate confirmation hearing for the role of secretary of Health and Human Services, nominee Alex Azar mentioned “fighting the scourge of the opioid epidemic” as one of four priorit...
By Ken Bird, M.D., M.P.H
Todd was 29 years old when he died alone, with a needle in his arm, in an abandoned house five miles from where he grew up.
His family deserted him about two years prior,...