EDITORIAL: Slaying the opioid dragon

Everyone knows someone: a child, spouse, friend, coworker, or neighbor who has been harmed by…

Gary Mendell and his son Brian, who took his own life in 2011 when he could no longer cope with the stigma of addiction.

VIDEO: Father has plan to crush opioid crisis

Two men from different perspectives but with a common mission to beat the opioid epidemic…

Four million people could lose life-saving treatment if government officials take back Medicaid expansion and eliminate health benefits in the Affordable Care Act, which requires mental health and addiction coverage.

Opioid crisis faces new threat: Repeal of Affordable Care Act

The prevention community is confronting a new threat in the quest to halt the opioid…

Shatterproof founder Gary Mendell shook hands with Gov. Dannell Malloy when Connecticut enacted a state law on July 15, 2015, that changed the number of pills doctors can prescribe for pain to help prevent opioid addiction.

Reasons for rise in opioid addiction

Science has proven that substance use disorder is a chronic brain disease that can be…

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