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Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

Study finds substantial use of opioids among older rheumatoid arthritis patients

Study finds substantial use of opioids among older rheumatoid arthritis patients

Opioid use gradually increases few years after bariatric surgery, study shows

Opioid use gradually increases few years after bariatric surgery, study shows

Opioid prescription for minor injuries increases risk of continued use and addiction

Opioid prescription for minor injuries increases risk of continued use and addiction

Study unravels mysteries behind cause of acute liver failure

Study unravels mysteries behind cause of acute liver failure

Poison control centers receive one call every 45 minutes about pediatric exposure to opioids

Poison control centers receive one call every 45 minutes about pediatric exposure to opioids

Researchers developing opioid vaccines to help prevent overdose fatalities

Researchers developing opioid vaccines to help prevent overdose fatalities

UAB physician calls for better education, legislation to help patients with opioid abuse

UAB physician calls for better education, legislation to help patients with opioid abuse

New vaccine shows potential to decrease risk of fatal opioid overdose

New vaccine shows potential to decrease risk of fatal opioid overdose

Wayne State receives NIH grant to study use of opioid addiction drug to fight relapse in recovering addicts

Wayne State receives NIH grant to study use of opioid addiction drug to fight relapse in recovering addicts

Buprenorphine implants could be effective option to treat adults with opioid dependence

Buprenorphine implants could be effective option to treat adults with opioid dependence

Programs to prevent prescription drug misuse may be underused, study reveals

Programs to prevent prescription drug misuse may be underused, study reveals

Neos announces U.S. launch of Adzenys XR-ODT for ADHD

Neos announces U.S. launch of Adzenys XR-ODT for ADHD

Opioids could be dangerous, deadly at high doses

Opioids could be dangerous, deadly at high doses

FDA announces required class-wide safety labeling changes for IR opioid pain medications

FDA announces required class-wide safety labeling changes for IR opioid pain medications

Japanese bioengineers tweak E. coli genes to pump out morphine precursor

Japanese bioengineers tweak E. coli genes to pump out morphine precursor

Long-term use of opioids increases risk of new-onset depression

Long-term use of opioids increases risk of new-onset depression

New data shows opioid overdose deaths hit record levels in 2014

New data shows opioid overdose deaths hit record levels in 2014

Drug use remains stable among teens, MTF survey shows

Drug use remains stable among teens, MTF survey shows

Stanford study finds that overprescription of opioids goes beyond ‘pill mill’ prescribers

Stanford study finds that overprescription of opioids goes beyond ‘pill mill’ prescribers