Nixon’s drug policies that began in the 1970s seeped into our nation’s education policy 20 years later, and today funnels hundreds of thousands of youths from schools into prison.Read more
Researchers at UT Austin successfully culminated years of work when a drug they engineered for the treatment and prevention of inhalational anthrax, sold as Anthim, received approval from the FDA.Read more
We need medication-assisted treatment facilities that are culturally competent and can meet the existing demand to help combat the current opioid overdose epidemic plaguing Texas and the rest of the nation.Read more
Texas needs to take more tangible steps to ensure veterans are honored with opportunity to achieve the best quality of life possible. That means supporting and expanding Veterans Treatment Courts.
Newspapers and magazines are filed with stories of adolescents and young adults struggling with addiction.Read more