New research finds a link between intimate-partner homicides and the per-capita number of gun dealers in an urban county.
Mark Rubinstein comes from a university known for its tobacco-control research and archive of tobacco industry documents.
A new study finds increased rates of cigarette use among 11th- and 12th-graders in states that passed laws against affirmative action.
Between 2011 and 2016, drug overdose deaths in the United States involving the synthetic opioid fentanyl dramatically increased, according to a report released Thursday.
A bill put forth in Virginia that would have eliminated certain requirements on late-term abortions in the state has prompted outcries of infanticide among its critics.
In a new book, White House staffer Cliff Sims recounts what the president wanted for White House-sponsored ads intended to discourage young Americans from abusing opioid painkillers.
New CDC data suggests suicide is becoming more commonplace in America.
A new study asks if insurance policies discourage the overprescribing of opioids and encourage proven alternative pain treatments.
Seeing these crimes go unpunished can make indigenous communities feel hopeless. But in dark times, I take inspiration from our grandmothers.
With suicide rising among undiagnosed American depressives, I recognized it was time to admit I needed help.
What can we learn from a failed attempt to eradicate "the Great Pox" in the U.S.?
The CDC analysis recorded 14,415 gun-related homicides in 2016.
From 1999 through 2016, suicide rates increased in nearly every state, according to a new report.
When used as a pain reliever, methadone is especially likely to cause unintentional overdoses.