Almost all health insurance policies are now required to cover substance abuse treatment under the Affordable Care Act.
Teens in abusive relationships may be more likely to develop emotional problems and substance abuse issues.
Police in Ocean City say 23 people have been indicted on heroin charges as the beach resort deals with a spike in use of the drug.
Former first-round draft pick Billy Rowell, selected by the Baltimore Orioles with the ninth overall pick in 2006, has been suspended for 50 games for a second violation for a drug of abuse under the minor league drug program.
A catcher in the Baltimore Orioles’ system has been suspended for 50 games for a second violation of baseball’s minor league drug program.
They’re legal, but police say there’s widespread abuse of prescription drugs nationwide. But this weekend, DEA agents are offering a easy way to turn in unused medication.
Baltimore Ravens wide receiver David Reed has been suspended without pay for the season opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers for violating the NFL substance-abuse policy.
Drinking alcohol every day is not a big deal—that’s what nearly half of U.S. teenagers think. A new study shows that alcohol and drug use among teens is heading in the wrong direction.
Maryland senators are seeking a limit on who would report to the state under a monitoring plan aimed at curbing prescription drug abuse.
The U.S. Naval Academy has expelled an eighth midshipman for using or possessing synthetic marijuana, and the superintendent says an investigation into its use at the school is ongoing.