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Overdose reversal drugs gain support at music festivals, but not fentanyl test strips

Overdose reversal drugs gain support at music festivals, but not fentanyl test strips

A team of volunteers with an Ohio-based nonprofit handed out 2,500 doses of a nasal spray version of naloxone, an overdose reversal drug, at this year’s Bonnaroo music festival. Amy Harris/Invision via AP hide caption toggle caption Amy Harris/Invision via AP A team of volunteers with an Ohio-based nonprofit handed out 2,500 doses of a …

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How to Support People in States Where Abortion Is Under Threat

How to Support People in States Where Abortion Is Under Threat

It’s been several weeks since the US Supreme Court wiped out 50 years of established precedent of reproductive rights. The cultural analyses, personal narratives, and investigations that might best be described as horror stories have since predictably surfaced to the top of the news cycle. For example, highlighting Texas as a model for what’s to …

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Many gun owners are hesitant to express support for stricter gun control measures

Many gun owners are hesitant to express support for stricter gun control measures

Mass shootings have reignited the gun debate across the US Polls show a majority of Americans, including gun owners, support some restrictions on firearms, but hesitate to speak out. LEILA FADEL, HOST: There were shootings in eight states this weekend. At least 15 people were killed, more than 60 wounded. In places like Philadelphia and …

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Many gun owners support gun control.  So why don't they speak out?

Many gun owners support gun control. So why don’t they speak out?

Neighbors Richard Small (left), a Republican and longtime NRA member, and Gerardo Marquez, a gun owner and Democrat, both support measures to prevent gun violence. Marina Small for NPR hide caption toggle caption Marina Small for NPR Neighbors Richard Small (left), a Republican and longtime NRA member, and Gerardo Marquez, a gun owner and Democrat, …

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Who Are Instagram's Infertility Influencers Really Helping?

Who Are Instagram’s Infertility Influencers Really Helping?

In the minutes and hours after learning about my first miscarriage during a routine ultrasound, my senses sharpened to the physical details around me: the blossoming warmth of May in Maine, a single feathery cirrus cloud overhead in an otherwise perfectly blue sky, the MOJO RZN license plate on the maroon Mustang in front of …

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