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Opioid crisis strains foster care system; programs aim to keep kids with mom

Opioid crisis strains foster care system; programs aim to keep kids with mom

Chapman University research explores substance abuse among transgender adolescents in California

Chapman University research explores substance abuse among transgender adolescents in California

Youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities up, while marijuana use remains unchanged

Youth admission to substance abuse treatment facilities up, while marijuana use remains unchanged

Traumatic brain injuries in kids could be risk-factor for alcohol abuse in later life

Traumatic brain injuries in kids could be risk-factor for alcohol abuse in later life

Energy drinks among youth paving way for cocaine addictions later finds new study

Energy drinks among youth paving way for cocaine addictions later finds new study

Research shows effectiveness of school-based programs in improving students' mental health problems

Research shows effectiveness of school-based programs in improving students' mental health problems

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

A long and winding road: Kicking heroin in an opioid ‘treatment desert’

Obesity and depression are entwined, yet scientists don’t know why

Obesity and depression are entwined, yet scientists don’t know why

Senate Democrats delay HHS nominee over women’s health funding

Senate Democrats delay HHS nominee over women’s health funding

Sexual assault survivors have increased risk for suicide, mental health conditions

Sexual assault survivors have increased risk for suicide, mental health conditions

Researchers explore why physicians underprescribe drug approved to treat opioid addiction

Researchers explore why physicians underprescribe drug approved to treat opioid addiction

Problem and pathological gambling addictions linked to childhood traumas

Problem and pathological gambling addictions linked to childhood traumas

Researchers identify new methods that could improve treatment for infectious diseases

Researchers identify new methods that could improve treatment for infectious diseases

Undocumented immigrants do not increase prevalence of drug, alcohol crimes and deaths in the U.S.

Undocumented immigrants do not increase prevalence of drug, alcohol crimes and deaths in the U.S.

Burn injuries may be preventable through increased access to high-quality mental health care

Burn injuries may be preventable through increased access to high-quality mental health care

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Leap of faith: Will health care ministries cover your costs?

Leap of faith: Will health care ministries cover your costs?

Young people with depression have elevated risk for cannabis use disorder at age 18

Young people with depression have elevated risk for cannabis use disorder at age 18

Attractiveness of partner can be driving force behind women's dieting motivations, FSU research finds

Attractiveness of partner can be driving force behind women's dieting motivations, FSU research finds

In Texas, people with mental illness find work helping peers

In Texas, people with mental illness find work helping peers