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Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Researchers receive $3.8 million NIH grant to study medical marijuana's impact on opioid use for pain

Researchers receive $3.8 million NIH grant to study medical marijuana's impact on opioid use for pain

Researchers reveal prevalence of unused prescription opioids following surgery

Researchers reveal prevalence of unused prescription opioids following surgery

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Study finds sevenfold rise in prescription opioid use among fatally injured drivers

Study finds sevenfold rise in prescription opioid use among fatally injured drivers

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Research shows that opioid prescription practices at Mayo Clinic exceed upcoming guidelines

Research shows that opioid prescription practices at Mayo Clinic exceed upcoming guidelines

Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

Cesarean patients prescribed more opioid pain medications than needed, study shows

Cesarean patients prescribed more opioid pain medications than needed, study shows

Opioid use gradually increases few years after bariatric surgery, study shows

Opioid use gradually increases few years after bariatric surgery, study shows

Opioid prescription for minor injuries increases risk of continued use and addiction

Opioid prescription for minor injuries increases risk of continued use and addiction

Study unravels mysteries behind cause of acute liver failure

Study unravels mysteries behind cause of acute liver failure

Poison control centers receive one call every 45 minutes about pediatric exposure to opioids

Poison control centers receive one call every 45 minutes about pediatric exposure to opioids

Combined use of alcohol and cocaine linked to suicide deaths

Combined use of alcohol and cocaine linked to suicide deaths

Researchers developing opioid vaccines to help prevent overdose fatalities

Researchers developing opioid vaccines to help prevent overdose fatalities

New vaccine shows potential to decrease risk of fatal opioid overdose

New vaccine shows potential to decrease risk of fatal opioid overdose

Study finds increasing incidence of hospitalizations for prescription opioid poisonings in children and teens

Study finds increasing incidence of hospitalizations for prescription opioid poisonings in children and teens

Urgent Matters announces recipients of Emergency Care Innovation of the Year Award

Urgent Matters announces recipients of Emergency Care Innovation of the Year Award

Wayne State receives NIH grant to study use of opioid addiction drug to fight relapse in recovering addicts

Wayne State receives NIH grant to study use of opioid addiction drug to fight relapse in recovering addicts

Quest Diagnostics analysis shows workforce drug use in U.S. reaches 10-year high

Quest Diagnostics analysis shows workforce drug use in U.S. reaches 10-year high