As drug deaths soar, US indicts fentanyl producers

As drug deaths soar, US indicts fentanyl producers

The US Justice Department announced Tuesday the indictment of two Chinese producers of fentanyl, the synthetic opioid that causes a rising share of the country’s 60,000-plus annual overdose deaths.

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Fentanyl lollipop creator dies at 77

Fentanyl lollipop creator dies at 77

Ted Stanley, the man behind the contentious fentanyl lollipop, passed away  on July 13 due to complications arising from prostate cancer, reports the Washington Post. The professor of anesthesiology at the University of Utah helped mainstream the use of fentanyl in the medical field. Fentanyl is a drug 100 times stronger than morphine and is […]

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