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Understanding substantial challenges caused by substance use, misuse and dependence

Understanding substantial challenges caused by substance use, misuse and dependence

Rural seasonal workers worry about Montana Medicaid’s work requirements

Rural seasonal workers worry about Montana Medicaid’s work requirements

Medical providers often miss the complex social needs of frequent ED users, say researchers

Medical providers often miss the complex social needs of frequent ED users, say researchers

First-in-the-U.S. clinical trial uses deep brain stimulation to tackle opioid addiction

First-in-the-U.S. clinical trial uses deep brain stimulation to tackle opioid addiction

Grief grew into a mental health crisis and a $21,634 hospital bill

Grief grew into a mental health crisis and a $21,634 hospital bill

Behavioral, social, and biomedical strategies essential to end HIV epidemic in the US

Behavioral, social, and biomedical strategies essential to end HIV epidemic in the US

Washington State law on behavioral care balances parental rights, teens’ autonomy

Washington State law on behavioral care balances parental rights, teens’ autonomy

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

Substance use disorder can complicate postoperative valvular heart disease, shows study

CANDO drug discovery platform focuses on finding new medications for mental illnesses

CANDO drug discovery platform focuses on finding new medications for mental illnesses

Study shows health, work benefits of Medicaid expansion for adults with behavioral health disorders

Study shows health, work benefits of Medicaid expansion for adults with behavioral health disorders

Pre-existing mental health or substance abuse issues linked to fewer complications in diabetes

Pre-existing mental health or substance abuse issues linked to fewer complications in diabetes

Doctors and nurses with addictions often denied a crucial recovery option

Doctors and nurses with addictions often denied a crucial recovery option

Reducing opioid overdose risk in incarcerated women after prison release

Reducing opioid overdose risk in incarcerated women after prison release

An overview about emerging prevalence of post opioid-overdose interventions in the U.S.

An overview about emerging prevalence of post opioid-overdose interventions in the U.S.

New core curriculum designed to educate primary care providers on substance use disorders

New core curriculum designed to educate primary care providers on substance use disorders

Binge drinking trends among senior citizens between 2015 and 2017

Binge drinking trends among senior citizens between 2015 and 2017

Gene mutation in the brain of autism patients alters behaviors in mice

Gene mutation in the brain of autism patients alters behaviors in mice

New analysis quantifies how stimulant treatment reduces serious outcomes of ADHD

New analysis quantifies how stimulant treatment reduces serious outcomes of ADHD

Adolescents using multiple sources for prescription drugs at high risk for substance use disorders

Adolescents using multiple sources for prescription drugs at high risk for substance use disorders

University of Kentucky wins grants to study decision-making processes behind drug use disorders

University of Kentucky wins grants to study decision-making processes behind drug use disorders