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Study: Lack of naloxone linked to high rates of overdose deaths in rural areas

Study: Lack of naloxone linked to high rates of overdose deaths in rural areas

Frequent binge drinking in young women heightens their risk of contracting COVID-19

Frequent binge drinking in young women heightens their risk of contracting COVID-19

At this recovery center, police cope with the mental health costs of the job

At this recovery center, police cope with the mental health costs of the job

Administering low-dose buprenorphine intravenously may be a quick way to treat patients with substance use disorders

Administering low-dose buprenorphine intravenously may be a quick way to treat patients with substance use disorders

Marijuana use is higher among US states that have legalized recreational cannabis use

Marijuana use is higher among US states that have legalized recreational cannabis use

Study determines how the emotional hub of the brain contributes to negative feelings

Study determines how the emotional hub of the brain contributes to negative feelings

Study yields surprising insights about how pre-teens feel about alcohol, tobacco and marijuana

Study yields surprising insights about how pre-teens feel about alcohol, tobacco and marijuana

Pandemic-era changes to prescribing opioid use disorder treatment improved treatment outcomes

Pandemic-era changes to prescribing opioid use disorder treatment improved treatment outcomes

Quality of drug supply declined in Vancouver during the COVID-19 pandemic, study finds

Quality of drug supply declined in Vancouver during the COVID-19 pandemic, study finds

Copycat cannabis edibles could be attractive to children and increase risk for accidental ingestion

Copycat cannabis edibles could be attractive to children and increase risk for accidental ingestion

Gender influences how people cope with alcohol use disorder, study suggests

Gender influences how people cope with alcohol use disorder, study suggests

Northwestern researchers study COVID-19 mechanisms, infection patterns and impact on gender minorities

Northwestern researchers study COVID-19 mechanisms, infection patterns and impact on gender minorities

Updated analysis helps clarify the relationship between alcohol consumption and epilepsy

Updated analysis helps clarify the relationship between alcohol consumption and epilepsy

Alcohol use decreases steadily among men, but problem drinking increases during the pandemic

Alcohol use decreases steadily among men, but problem drinking increases during the pandemic

In-jail buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder may reduce rearrest and reconviction

In-jail buprenorphine treatment for opioid use disorder may reduce rearrest and reconviction

Bmal1 gene present in the striatum influences alcohol consumption in both male and female mice

Bmal1 gene present in the striatum influences alcohol consumption in both male and female mice

Study reveals how stigma has changed over two decades for mental health disorders

Study reveals how stigma has changed over two decades for mental health disorders

Do pre-existing mental disorders and their co-occurrence affect COVID-19 clinical outcomes?

Do pre-existing mental disorders and their co-occurrence affect COVID-19 clinical outcomes?

Mental health problems are common among smokers and adults with substance use disorders, study finds

Mental health problems are common among smokers and adults with substance use disorders, study finds

Withdrawal from psychostimulants alters functional architecture and patterns in the brain

Withdrawal from psychostimulants alters functional architecture and patterns in the brain