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Opioid crisis strains foster care system; programs aim to keep kids with mom

Opioid crisis strains foster care system; programs aim to keep kids with mom

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

Study identifies link between e-cigarette and tobacco use in school children

Teenagers’ impulsive and risk taking behavior not related to brain deficit symptoms

Teenagers’ impulsive and risk taking behavior not related to brain deficit symptoms

Researchers discover synthetic compound effective at relieving neuropathic pain

Researchers discover synthetic compound effective at relieving neuropathic pain

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

Opioid crisis results in increased admissions to hospital ICUs and deaths

Opioid crisis results in increased admissions to hospital ICUs and deaths

People with opioid use disorder 50% more likely to get treatment after implementation of ACA

People with opioid use disorder 50% more likely to get treatment after implementation of ACA

Pharmaceutical companies may have strong hold on how doctors prescribe opioids, study suggests

Pharmaceutical companies may have strong hold on how doctors prescribe opioids, study suggests

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids

FDA focusses on discouraging e-cigarettes use by kids

Psychedelic drugs could help mental health patients recover from their symptoms

Psychedelic drugs could help mental health patients recover from their symptoms

Discovery of new biological pathway involved in pain processing offers hope for new treatments

Discovery of new biological pathway involved in pain processing offers hope for new treatments

Opioid prescription use found to be more common among cancer survivors

Opioid prescription use found to be more common among cancer survivors

Researchers explore why physicians underprescribe drug approved to treat opioid addiction

Researchers explore why physicians underprescribe drug approved to treat opioid addiction

UVA researchers identify connection between dopamine neurons and brain’s circadian center

UVA researchers identify connection between dopamine neurons and brain’s circadian center

AbbVie hosts roundtable meeting to agree priority actions needed to eliminate hepatitis C in London

AbbVie hosts roundtable meeting to agree priority actions needed to eliminate hepatitis C in London

New findings could help better understand aging process and extend lifespan

New findings could help better understand aging process and extend lifespan

Problem and pathological gambling addictions linked to childhood traumas

Problem and pathological gambling addictions linked to childhood traumas

Survey explores how Ohio's ED administrators perceive role of state opioid prescribing guidelines

Survey explores how Ohio's ED administrators perceive role of state opioid prescribing guidelines

New  regulation plan for preventing tobacco and nicotine related adverse effects by FDA

New regulation plan for preventing tobacco and nicotine related adverse effects by FDA

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio