Substance Use Disorder News and Research

RSS
Mutant mice administered with cocaine failed to exhibit hyperactivity, shows study

Mutant mice administered with cocaine failed to exhibit hyperactivity, shows study

Most substance use disorder treatment facilities do not offer medication treatment

Most substance use disorder treatment facilities do not offer medication treatment

Lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals more likely to suffer severe substance use disorders

Lesbian, gay and bisexual individuals more likely to suffer severe substance use disorders

Study explores causes for rising rate of hospitalizations among homeless individuals

Study explores causes for rising rate of hospitalizations among homeless individuals

Study finds epigenetic differences in the brains of individuals with schizophrenia

Study finds epigenetic differences in the brains of individuals with schizophrenia

Study finds increasing rate of hospitalizations among homeless individuals

Study finds increasing rate of hospitalizations among homeless individuals

Telemedicine for treating substance use disorders remains underused, study shows

Telemedicine for treating substance use disorders remains underused, study shows

Study reveals significant increase in hospitalization rates among homeless adults

Study reveals significant increase in hospitalization rates among homeless adults

Brain imaging study reveals 'hot spot' for cue-reactivity in substance users

Brain imaging study reveals 'hot spot' for cue-reactivity in substance users

Rhode Island Hospital, Brown receive $800,000 grant to keep up fight against opioid epidemic

Rhode Island Hospital, Brown receive $800,000 grant to keep up fight against opioid epidemic

CoreChoice and MINES partner to form PPO network to combat opioid and substance use

CoreChoice and MINES partner to form PPO network to combat opioid and substance use

Spero Health launched to tackle the rising opioid crisis

Spero Health launched to tackle the rising opioid crisis

People battling substance use disorders may benefit from meth-relapse prevention compound

People battling substance use disorders may benefit from meth-relapse prevention compound

Christiana Care Health System successfully reduces opioid prescriptions

Christiana Care Health System successfully reduces opioid prescriptions

Yale researchers identify racial disparities in prescribing opioids for chronic pain

Yale researchers identify racial disparities in prescribing opioids for chronic pain

Study evaluates overlap in risk factors for substance initiation and SUD

Study evaluates overlap in risk factors for substance initiation and SUD

Former inmates more likely to die of opioid overdose after prison release

Former inmates more likely to die of opioid overdose after prison release

Routine screening, treatment could help stem nationwide opioid epidemic

Routine screening, treatment could help stem nationwide opioid epidemic

Study finds drop in frequent use of ED after Affordable Care Act

Study finds drop in frequent use of ED after Affordable Care Act

Brain abnormality linked to general risk for mental illness

Brain abnormality linked to general risk for mental illness