County Executive Responds to Affton Opioid Problem Heroin is so big of a problem in Affton that some shoppers at a strip mall say they have to step over people on the sidewalk with needles in their arms.
Expert: President's Opioid Declaration a 'Missed Opportunity'Dan Duncan says president's plan is a re-do of the failed War on Drugs.
Illinois Residents Share Opioid Stories with GovernorIllinois Governor Bruce Rauner's new Opioid Prevention and Intervention Task Force is kicking off a statewide listening tour.
Doctors Examine Whether Valium Played a Part in Las Vegas ShootingA local doctor reacts to media reports that the Las Vegas shooter had been prescribed Valium a few months ago.
Woman Orders Yoga Mat, Gets $400K In Illegal Drugs InsteadAuthorities say each oxycodone-type pill had a street value of about $20, making the total drug bust worth as much as $400,000.
Lake of the Ozarks-Based 'Ozark' Starring Jason Bateman Released On NetflixA money launderer for the Mexican drug cartel takes his family to the Ozarks in Missouri to try and escape, but his past follows him.
Ecstasy Pills Shaped Like Donald Trump Surfacing In BritainIn the United Kingdom, a well-known American face is making waves in the drug market.
Treatment Center Sees Shift in DemographicsA women-only addiction center in St. Louis has seen a big shift in clientele.
Five More Greyhounds Test Positive For Cocaine In FloridaA second greyhound racing trainer has been cited by Florida state officials after five dogs in her care tested positive for cocaine at the Bestbet track in Orange Park.
Heartburn Drugs Linked to Increased Risk of Early Death, Study FindsPrescription-strength heartburn drugs are linked with a possible 25 percent increased risk of early death, according to a new study published in the British Medical Journal Open.
Coroner: 'We Have Seen' Synthetic Opiates Like Fentanyl Mixed With MarijuanaFentanyl is 50 to 100 times more powerful than morphine and has been attributed to the increasing number of fatal drug overdoses across the U.S.
Volunteers Clean Up North St. LouisVolunteers worked to cleanup a block in north St. Louis in an area known for abandoned buildings, crime and illegal dumping.

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