• Self-harm, suicide attempts climb among US girls, study says

    CHICAGO (AP) — Attempted suicides, drug overdoses, cutting and other types of self-injury have increased substantially in U.S. girls, a 15-year study of emergency room visits found.

  • ‘It never really leaves you.’ Opioids haunt users’ recovery

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — It’s hard to say whether businessman Kyle Graves hit rock bottom when he shot himself in the ankle so emergency room doctors would feed his opioid habit or when he broke into a safe to steal his father’s cancer pain medicine.