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New protocol reduces opioid use following surgery

New protocol reduces opioid use following surgery

UVA now supports engineering-to-medicine faculty fellowships

UVA now supports engineering-to-medicine faculty fellowships

KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: Trump twists on virus response

KHN’s ‘What the Health?’: Trump twists on virus response

Coronavirus crisis disrupts treatment for another epidemic: Addiction

Coronavirus crisis disrupts treatment for another epidemic: Addiction

Rice researchers create tiny, magnetically-powered neural stimulator

Rice researchers create tiny, magnetically-powered neural stimulator

UTHSC researchers receive NIH award for opioid addiction studies

UTHSC researchers receive NIH award for opioid addiction studies

Study highlights increased consumption of opioids in patients with osteoarthritis

Study highlights increased consumption of opioids in patients with osteoarthritis

Opioid addiction treatment has increased for all age groups except the youngest

Opioid addiction treatment has increased for all age groups except the youngest

Pandemic presents new hurdles, and hope, for people struggling with addiction

Pandemic presents new hurdles, and hope, for people struggling with addiction

Medicaid providers at the end of the line for federal COVID funding

Medicaid providers at the end of the line for federal COVID funding

Long-term buprenorphine treatment can improve health care outcomes

Long-term buprenorphine treatment can improve health care outcomes

Gut microbiome influences pattern of activation in rat’s brain during opioid addiction

Gut microbiome influences pattern of activation in rat’s brain during opioid addiction

C2C receives competitive grant to help address opioid crisis

C2C receives competitive grant to help address opioid crisis

Vaping, opioid addiction accelerate coronavirus risks, says NIDA director

Vaping, opioid addiction accelerate coronavirus risks, says NIDA director

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

UM researchers awarded $2.5 million to develop COVID-19 vaccine candidate

Coronavirus crisis opens access to online opioid addiction treatment

Coronavirus crisis opens access to online opioid addiction treatment

Tarantula venom could be used as a potent pain reliever

Tarantula venom could be used as a potent pain reliever

California’s new attack on opioid addiction hits old roadblocks

California’s new attack on opioid addiction hits old roadblocks

Are opioids necessary after tooth extraction?

Are opioids necessary after tooth extraction?

New step towards the development of non-addictive painkillers

New step towards the development of non-addictive painkillers