A new Washington University study attempts to find out why drug abusers are switching to heroin.
Former St. Louis Cardinals wide-receiver Roy Green is among a group of retired NFL players says in a lawsuit filed Tuesday that the league, thirsty for profits, illegally supplied them with risky narcotics and other painkillers.
A new study claims the prohibition of drugs has fueled a worldwide black market worth $300 billion—an economic force that can’t be stopped.
An autopsy found that Carson Swyres of House Springs died of morphine intoxication and also had methamphetamine, opiates and other drugs in his system.
The 22-year-old from O’Fallon, Mo. collapsed outside the Crystal City Underground following a concert that started Saturday night, and ended around 4:00 a.m. Sunday.
After more than a decade on top, Missouri has lost its claim as the meth capital of the U.S.A.
A police checkpoint aimed at drunken drivers on St. Patrick’s Day instead snared 10 people suspected of possessing methamphetamine.
Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Concerns over Missouri’s execution process has one legislator looking for change.
The Democratic rep wants to reduce the penalty for possession of low levels of marijuana or harder drugs.