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Why isn’t heroin used for lethal injections?

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Is marijuana stronger than it used to be?

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Do brain supplements do anything?

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Why does South America grow all the coca?

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How credible are the new blood-pressure guidelines?

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Are infectious diseases becoming untreatable?

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What’s the skinny on artificial sweeteners like aspartame?

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If everything else is more expensive in Europe, why do we pay more for healthcare?

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Is scopolamine as scary as its reputation?

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Why does lethal injection go wrong so often?

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Why don’t we bomb Afghanistan’s poppy fields?

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Is any one crime to blame for the high U.S. imprisonment rate?

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Why do only low-level workers get drug-tested?

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What’s the story on probiotics?

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Do antidepressants only work because of the placebo effect?

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Will using expired drugs kill you?

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Do truth serums work?

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Is there any difference in quality between name-brand drugs and generics?

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Who was the real Casey Jones?

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Why are most cough medicines cherry-flavored?

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A prescription for death: Does doctors’ illegible handwriting kill more than 7,000 patients annually? Is drinking alcohol a good cold cure?

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People take medications. They excrete them. What happens next? Could it affect the water supply?

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Is it dangerous to eat magic mushrooms before they have dried out? What mushrooms are safe to eat?

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Why do some people have that one extra-long fingernail on the pinkie finger?

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Does PCP turn people into cannibals?

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Is brainwashing possible?

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Do intravenous sedatives act instantly as depicted by Hollywood?

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Is iceberg lettuce a drug?

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What happened to Mercurochrome?

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Why do cops in movies taste cocaine?

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What’s the story behind Led Zeppelin’s “Stairway to Heaven?”

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Does "assassin" derive from "hashish"?

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Did Sigmund Freud use cocaine on his patients?

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Did Carlos Castaneda hallucinate that stuff in the Don Juan books or make it up?