A Burlington County grandma is working to make sure the children of addicts get the help and support they need and deserve.
Berks County officials are warning the public after a series of drug overdoses, some of them deadly, believed to involve the same substance.
A White House official says Trump has given the $100,000 he would be paid in the quarter to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Health, which oversees federal public health offices and programs, including the surgeon general's office.
Taking what she sees as a potentially life-saving step in the aftermath of nine recent USC student deaths -- some of which are suspected of being drug overdoses -- the president of a university sorority said she hopes to make the overdose-reversal drug Narcan available to her members.
The man behind one of social media’s most widely circulated addiction and recovery blogs has a backstory that resonates with many of his followers.
South Dakota's latest anti-drug campaign slogan, “Meth. We’re On It,” has not been as well received as originally hoped.
Prosecutors sentenced a Burlington County woman to four years in prison after she plead guilty to mixing pills with alcohol and passing out on her 13-month-old son, suffocating the child.
DEA officials are asking the public to be alert of counterfeit prescriptions pills, after testing of seized tablets revealed the drugs to contain potentially lethal doses of fentanyl.
Delaware State Police say an 11-year-old was hospitalized after unknowingly ingesting heroin.
Fentanyl is driving drug overdose deaths in the U.S. overall, but in nearly half of the country, it's a different story. Meth is the bigger killer, a new government report shows.
Authorities arrested three men on Friday after an investigation revealed the trio tried to sell drugs to students in Kensington.
"Sesame Street" is taking a new step to try to help kids navigate life in America — it's tackling the opioid crisis.
Authorities are hoping to help parents of teens recognize unfamiliar hazards indicative of drug use. A drug expert showed parents Tuesday night how easy it is for teens to hide things in everyday items.
A federal judge ruled Wednesday that supervised injection sites designed to prevent overdoses do not violate federal drug laws, giving advocates in Philadelphia and perhaps elsewhere a boost in their efforts to open them.
Prosecutors say a former Montgomery County deputy sheriff and three Chinese nationals have been charged with running an online fentanyl delivery service linked to five deaths.
The White House Office of National Drug Control Policy has officially designated Bucks County as a High Intensity Drug Trafficking Area (HIDTA), prompting an influx of new federal resources.
By the time drug enforcement agents swooped into his small medical office in Martinsville, Virginia, in 2017, Dr. Joel Smithers had prescribed about a half a million doses of highly addictive opioids in two years.
Officials announced a coordinated health care fraud enforcement action across seven federal districts.
Authorities have arrested a pain management doctor following a raid on his Bucks County home.
The life-saving drug naloxone will be offered free of charge at libraries and health centers across the Delaware Valley Wednesday.