Advocacy groups have long pushed for making more naloxone available to the public as a way to prevent overdoses. The surgeon general's advisory gives that effort a big boost.
Pacific Standard looks at naloxone access and Good Samaritan laws nationwide.
More rural EMTs need to be able to give out the overdose-reversing medicine when they go out on calls.
We're winning: More progress has been made toward enlightened drug policies and treatment in the past five years than in the previous 25. Here's an advocacy agenda to take us even closer to the future we need.