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Buprenorphine-involved overdose deaths did not increase after implementation of prescribing flexibilities

Buprenorphine-involved overdose deaths did not increase after implementation of prescribing flexibilities

Combination therapy could be a safe choice for oral opioid maintenance treatment during pregnancy

Combination therapy could be a safe choice for oral opioid maintenance treatment during pregnancy

NY docs are now required to prescribe naloxone to some patients on opioid painkillers

NY docs are now required to prescribe naloxone to some patients on opioid painkillers

Addiction treatment proponents urge rural clinicians to pitch in by prescribing medication

Addiction treatment proponents urge rural clinicians to pitch in by prescribing medication

New fentanyl vaccine could prevent deadly opioid from entering the brain

New fentanyl vaccine could prevent deadly opioid from entering the brain

Hospitals have been slow to bring on addiction specialists

Hospitals have been slow to bring on addiction specialists

New long-term opioid use associated with a heightened risk of death, study finds

New long-term opioid use associated with a heightened risk of death, study finds

Study highlights the urgency of removing barriers to accessing medications for opioid use disorder

Study highlights the urgency of removing barriers to accessing medications for opioid use disorder

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

Future wave of opioid-involved overdose deaths will spike in rural and urban areas

Future wave of opioid-involved overdose deaths will spike in rural and urban areas

Oligomeric molecular structure of the MOR-Gal1R complex revealed

Oligomeric molecular structure of the MOR-Gal1R complex revealed

Study finds a drop in percentage of methadone-involved overdose deaths from January 2019 to August 2021

Study finds a drop in percentage of methadone-involved overdose deaths from January 2019 to August 2021

Flexible model of care can be effective in treating opioid use disorder

Flexible model of care can be effective in treating opioid use disorder

As Biden fights overdoses, harm reduction groups face local opposition

As Biden fights overdoses, harm reduction groups face local opposition

Deadly drug overdose rates among Black people more than doubles in Kentucky

Deadly drug overdose rates among Black people more than doubles in Kentucky

Study uses critical race theory to examine disparities in treating opioid use disorder

Study uses critical race theory to examine disparities in treating opioid use disorder

Washington state minorities more likely to suffer fatal opioid overdoses earlier in their lives than whites

Washington state minorities more likely to suffer fatal opioid overdoses earlier in their lives than whites

The Blackfeet nation’s plight underscores the fentanyl crisis on reservations

The Blackfeet nation’s plight underscores the fentanyl crisis on reservations

Opioid use disorder treatment during pregnancy can minimize adverse impacts on the fetal brain

Opioid use disorder treatment during pregnancy can minimize adverse impacts on the fetal brain

Lifesaving drug for opioid use disorder underutilized

Lifesaving drug for opioid use disorder underutilized