Drug Abuse News and Research

RSS
Cannabis use has increased and shifted from illicit market, research reveals

Cannabis use has increased and shifted from illicit market, research reveals

Language in Facebook posts may help identify diabetes and mental health conditions

Language in Facebook posts may help identify diabetes and mental health conditions

Federal grants ‘a lifesaver’ in opioid fight, but states still struggle to curb meth

Federal grants ‘a lifesaver’ in opioid fight, but states still struggle to curb meth

Strong family and school connections help prevent transgender youth from substance use

Strong family and school connections help prevent transgender youth from substance use

Bridging the Gaps to Advance Research in the Cannabis Industry

Bridging the Gaps to Advance Research in the Cannabis Industry

A million a day: STIs are a worldwide epidemic, declares WHO

A million a day: STIs are a worldwide epidemic, declares WHO

Rutgers experts highlight increase in suicide attempts among preteens, mainly girls

Rutgers experts highlight increase in suicide attempts among preteens, mainly girls

Metabolite of kratom alkaloid could be responsible for its pain relief benefits

Metabolite of kratom alkaloid could be responsible for its pain relief benefits

Patients reading clinician visit notes report positive effects on use of prescription medications

Patients reading clinician visit notes report positive effects on use of prescription medications

Parental opioid use doubles the risk of suicide attempts by their children

Parental opioid use doubles the risk of suicide attempts by their children

Marijuana use episodes among couples increase likelihood of intimacy events

Marijuana use episodes among couples increase likelihood of intimacy events

Neonatal exposure to nicotine alters neurons, predisposes brain to addiction in adulthood

Neonatal exposure to nicotine alters neurons, predisposes brain to addiction in adulthood

Widespread HCV testing and treatment strategy in U.S. prisons improves outcomes

Widespread HCV testing and treatment strategy in U.S. prisons improves outcomes

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction

Cannabis could help people with opioid addiction

Why Missouri’s the last holdout on a statewide Rx monitoring program

Why Missouri’s the last holdout on a statewide Rx monitoring program

New project involves understanding link between opioid crisis and cancer

New project involves understanding link between opioid crisis and cancer

University of Virginia chemist identifies potential addiction-free pain reliever

University of Virginia chemist identifies potential addiction-free pain reliever

Study finds persistently high rate of long-term opioid prescribing for older cancer survivors

Study finds persistently high rate of long-term opioid prescribing for older cancer survivors

Robotic pets designed to care for older adults

Robotic pets designed to care for older adults

New program focuses on preventing alcohol, e-cigarette use by children

New program focuses on preventing alcohol, e-cigarette use by children