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Study finds an exponential increase in older adult opioid overdose death rates

Study finds an exponential increase in older adult opioid overdose death rates

Some heart surgery patients may be able to control postoperative pain without opioids

Some heart surgery patients may be able to control postoperative pain without opioids

Study highlights opioid use disorder treatment access disparities based on Medicaid prevalence

Study highlights opioid use disorder treatment access disparities based on Medicaid prevalence

New program boosts buprenorphine treatment rates for opioid use disorder

New program boosts buprenorphine treatment rates for opioid use disorder

Incarcerated Black individuals experience higher mortality rates, study shows

Incarcerated Black individuals experience higher mortality rates, study shows

With overdose deaths surging, advocates on the ground push for over-the-counter naloxone

With overdose deaths surging, advocates on the ground push for over-the-counter naloxone

Using cannabis alongside other drugs may lead to harmful drug-drug interactions

Using cannabis alongside other drugs may lead to harmful drug-drug interactions

New approaches needed to address the U.S. opioid epidemic

New approaches needed to address the U.S. opioid epidemic

Hospitals refused to give patients ivermectin. Lockdowns and political pressure followed.

Hospitals refused to give patients ivermectin. Lockdowns and political pressure followed.

Northwestern researchers continue to tackle every facet of COVID-19 pandemic

Northwestern researchers continue to tackle every facet of COVID-19 pandemic

UW researchers develop a wearable device to detect and reverse opioid overdose

UW researchers develop a wearable device to detect and reverse opioid overdose

Clinic-based review board helps reduce opioid prescribing

Clinic-based review board helps reduce opioid prescribing

As overdose deaths soar, DEA-wary pharmacies shy from dispensing addiction medication

As overdose deaths soar, DEA-wary pharmacies shy from dispensing addiction medication

Relaxing limits on take-home methadone did not lead to worse outcomes

Relaxing limits on take-home methadone did not lead to worse outcomes

CDC launches complementary education campaigns to save more lives from drug overdose

CDC launches complementary education campaigns to save more lives from drug overdose

Research indicates increasing rates of crash deaths involving both alcohol and cannabis

Research indicates increasing rates of crash deaths involving both alcohol and cannabis

Study focuses on the high hepatitis C rates in pregnant people

Study focuses on the high hepatitis C rates in pregnant people

Study highlights major role of polysubstance use in drug overdose risk

Study highlights major role of polysubstance use in drug overdose risk

Women may be more vulnerable to drug addiction and addiction-like behaviors than men

Women may be more vulnerable to drug addiction and addiction-like behaviors than men

Study finds a downward trend in buprenorphine misuse among U.S. adults with opioid use disorder

Study finds a downward trend in buprenorphine misuse among U.S. adults with opioid use disorder