Is Cannabis a recreational substance with no major medical risks?

Cannabis neurological harmful effects show a recent large scientific study [...]

New record of drugs overdoses death: 21 thousands, 30% more than the last year

The lack of policy of “harm reduction” concerns bioethicists and [...]

Marijuana legalization current and future outcomes. One step more to the uncontrollable drug abuse crisis

Youth marijuana uncontrollable crisis  As we know, the increase in [...]

Generalized addictive substances use in the United States. “Harm Reduction” into Health Policy

Should health care providers help people to use addictive substances [...]

CDC and FDA confirm 2,807 hospital cases of lung injury linked to vaping

On November 28th, 2019, our Observatory published an article with [...]

Opioid litigation in the United States. The crisis appears to be far from being resolved and deaths continue to rise

As we said in two previous articles (HERE and HERE), [...]

Should Chemsex be a public health care priority in developed countries?

In 2018, our Observatory published a brief news article, entitled [...]

Opioids’ valuable analgesic efficacy. Epidemic and the controversy surrounding its abuse in the U.S.

Introduction A dossier published in The Washington Post discusses the [...]

The United States has the highest drug overdose mortality rates. COVID just makes it a bit worse

A recent article published in The New York Times (July [...]