Alphabet's Verily is opening an opioid addiction center in Ohio
It's betting that technology and recovery can go hand in hand.
Smartphone app could help doctors detect opioid overdoses
'Second Chance' turns your phone into a sonar device to measure breathing.
Instagram offers help to people struggling with drug abuse
A pop-up appears when people search for drug-related material.
Facebook redirects would-be opioid buyers to crisis helpline
Instagram will also get the feature soon.
Google uses its search skills to help fight opioid addiction
It's providing a location tool and vital search info.
FDA wants Facebook and Twitter to crack down on opioid sales
It also wants tech executives to attend a summit to discuss the issue.
FDA approves an electrical device to help ease opioid withdrawal
The NSS-2 Bridge is a wearable cranial nerve stimulator.
Snail venom provides a new way to treat chronic pain
A newly discovered compound is less harmful than widely abused narcotics.
New York prescriptions go digital to combat opioid abuse
"Paper prescriptions had become a form of criminal currency."