Doctors See Promise In New Addiction-Fighting ImplantThere is a new weapon for fighting addiction to heroin and painkillers. The FDA has approved an implant that can curb craving and withdrawal for six months.
Students Find Crafty Ways To Hide Drugs, AddictionsColorado school resource officers say keeping drugs out of schools has become a real challenge, especially as marijuana has a big impact on kids. Alcohol, marijuana and prescriptions pills continue to be the top three abused substances seen in our schools according to those officers.
Denver Police Say Tuesday Murder Was Isolated IncidentHomicide detectives are also looking for a killer after a Tuesday night shooting that left a man dead.
Physician Drug Use Not UncommonThe Department of Regulatory Agencies said Dr. Stephen Stein has admitted to drug use. While the reported use of drugs may have isolated him, he was not alone in the medical profession with addiction problems.
Former Addict, Dealer Says Heroin Is Big Business In ColoradoAccording to the Drug Enforcement Administration, heroin is way too easy to get in Colorado.