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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

Yoga eases depressive symptoms in people with other mental health issues

Yoga eases depressive symptoms in people with other mental health issues

Brief intervention effective in preventing increased and riskier drug use

Brief intervention effective in preventing increased and riskier drug use

Alcoholics Anonymous the best way to abstain

Alcoholics Anonymous the best way to abstain

Study: Whites consume more cigarettes and are more nicotine dependent than Native Americans

Study: Whites consume more cigarettes and are more nicotine dependent than Native Americans

Cannabis use more prevalent among pregnant women with depression

Cannabis use more prevalent among pregnant women with depression