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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

UTSA professor helps train first responders to detect prescription opioid overdoses

UTSA professor helps train first responders to detect prescription opioid overdoses

FDA warns marketer of unapproved products claiming to treat addiction, chronic pain

FDA warns marketer of unapproved products claiming to treat addiction, chronic pain

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

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

US opioid prescriptions drop by a half but it’s not all good news

US opioid prescriptions drop by a half but it’s not all good news

$1.5 million grant to develop opioid treatment program for jail detainees

$1.5 million grant to develop opioid treatment program for jail detainees

More states say doctors must offer overdose reversal drug along with opioids

More states say doctors must offer overdose reversal drug along with opioids

Breakthrough test developed to measure pain

Breakthrough test developed to measure pain

FDA issues warning letters to companies for selling unapproved products that claim to treat Alzheimer’s

FDA issues warning letters to companies for selling unapproved products that claim to treat Alzheimer’s

What ‘dope sick’ really feels like

What ‘dope sick’ really feels like

HEROES awarded two grants to support opioid intervention program in Houston

HEROES awarded two grants to support opioid intervention program in Houston

Lawsuit details how the Sackler family allegedly built an Oxycontin fortune

Lawsuit details how the Sackler family allegedly built an Oxycontin fortune

Forensic anthropologist to study impact of opioid addiction on bones

Forensic anthropologist to study impact of opioid addiction on bones

CHOP physician-researchers analyze opioid prescription patterns in children

CHOP physician-researchers analyze opioid prescription patterns in children

Columbia researchers develop 'Cascade of Care' model to reduce opioid overdose and death

Columbia researchers develop 'Cascade of Care' model to reduce opioid overdose and death

Global task force of bone health experts question effectiveness of spinal fusion procedures

Global task force of bone health experts question effectiveness of spinal fusion procedures

Opiod prescriptions for pet dogs misused by their masters

Opiod prescriptions for pet dogs misused by their masters

Opioids contribute to rise in suicides and overdoses in the U.S.

Opioids contribute to rise in suicides and overdoses in the U.S.

Women's Health Research at Yale calls on government committee to revise its report on opioid epidemic

Women's Health Research at Yale calls on government committee to revise its report on opioid epidemic

Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients

Researchers discover extent of opioid use and abuse in head and neck cancer patients