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Study shows joint effects of perceived risk and availability on cannabis use

Study shows joint effects of perceived risk and availability on cannabis use

Performance-enhancing substance use is longitudinally associated with criminal offending

Performance-enhancing substance use is longitudinally associated with criminal offending

Adolescent marijuana and alcohol use did not significantly change during the pandemic

Adolescent marijuana and alcohol use did not significantly change during the pandemic

Social support, age associated with remission from alcohol dependence and optimal mental health

Social support, age associated with remission from alcohol dependence and optimal mental health

Study: Pharmacies can be a significant access barrier to key medication for addiction

Study: Pharmacies can be a significant access barrier to key medication for addiction

New data shows a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers

New data shows a clear trend of supersized alcopop consumption among underage drinkers

Study highlights the importance of social connections in preventing opioid misuse

Study highlights the importance of social connections in preventing opioid misuse

Study indicates neural pathway that provides pain relief, reduces cravings for opioids

Study indicates neural pathway that provides pain relief, reduces cravings for opioids

Study finds an alarming trend of increased alcohol use during pandemic lockdowns

Study finds an alarming trend of increased alcohol use during pandemic lockdowns

New research examines how alcohol exposure impacts aspects of neuroplasticity

New research examines how alcohol exposure impacts aspects of neuroplasticity

British and Chinese researchers identify origins of alcoholism

British and Chinese researchers identify origins of alcoholism

Marijuana use varies with seasons, shows study

Marijuana use varies with seasons, shows study

Emotional triggers for exclusive smokers may be different from people who smoke and vape

Emotional triggers for exclusive smokers may be different from people who smoke and vape

Cannabis use during opioid addiction treatment may reduce fentanyl exposure

Cannabis use during opioid addiction treatment may reduce fentanyl exposure

Study pinpoints predictors of timely enrollment in therapy for opioid use disorder

Study pinpoints predictors of timely enrollment in therapy for opioid use disorder

Researchers identify anti-inflammatory mechanisms that drive alcohol addiction

Researchers identify anti-inflammatory mechanisms that drive alcohol addiction

Serum metabolite profile can help identify individuals at risk of alcohol-related disease

Serum metabolite profile can help identify individuals at risk of alcohol-related disease

Students without pre-existing mental health issues more severely affected by COVID-19 stressors

Students without pre-existing mental health issues more severely affected by COVID-19 stressors

People in affluent neighborhoods drink alcohol more frequently, study finds

People in affluent neighborhoods drink alcohol more frequently, study finds

New risk genes for problematic alcohol use discovered

New risk genes for problematic alcohol use discovered