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New model more effective in predicting risk of opioid overdose than traditional models

New model more effective in predicting risk of opioid overdose than traditional models

Naltrexone implant more effective in reducing relapses in HIV patients with opioid addiction

Naltrexone implant more effective in reducing relapses in HIV patients with opioid addiction

Scientists identify brain circuit responsible for cocaine-seeking behavior during relapse

Scientists identify brain circuit responsible for cocaine-seeking behavior during relapse

Scientists reverse alcohol-seeking behavior in rats with flip of a switch

Scientists reverse alcohol-seeking behavior in rats with flip of a switch

Use of synthetic psychedelic linked to improvements in depression and anxiety

Use of synthetic psychedelic linked to improvements in depression and anxiety

Family-based prevention program to reduce alcohol use among older teens

Family-based prevention program to reduce alcohol use among older teens

Fingermark imaging for identification of drugs

Fingermark imaging for identification of drugs

Blunting emotional component associated with pain

Blunting emotional component associated with pain

Study yields patient-driven recommendations to reduce breast cancer-related financial burden

Study yields patient-driven recommendations to reduce breast cancer-related financial burden

California looks to lead nation in unraveling childhood trauma

California looks to lead nation in unraveling childhood trauma

Intravenous drug use related to dramatic increase in dangerous heart infection

Intravenous drug use related to dramatic increase in dangerous heart infection

Menstrual cycle may influence addiction risk in women, suggests study

Menstrual cycle may influence addiction risk in women, suggests study

Giving credible information about tobacco and nicotine products

Giving credible information about tobacco and nicotine products

New study reveals why environmental cues make quitting drug addiction even harder

New study reveals why environmental cues make quitting drug addiction even harder

Base Pair Biotechnologies to develop point-of-care tests for opioids in newborns

Base Pair Biotechnologies to develop point-of-care tests for opioids in newborns

Artificial intelligence technique can be used to identify alcohol misuse in trauma setting

Artificial intelligence technique can be used to identify alcohol misuse in trauma setting

Study finds genetic vulnerability to use of menthol cigarettes

Study finds genetic vulnerability to use of menthol cigarettes

Household rules and conversations help guide teen marijuana use

Household rules and conversations help guide teen marijuana use

Are Electronic Cigarettes Facilitating Illicit Drug Use?

Are Electronic Cigarettes Facilitating Illicit Drug Use?

Gender-specific smoking cessation strategies may improve quit outcomes in women

Gender-specific smoking cessation strategies may improve quit outcomes in women