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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

Study determines delays and obstacles to getting treatment for substance use disorders

Study determines delays and obstacles to getting treatment for substance use disorders

MGH researchers identify risk factors for drug overdose in youth with substance use disorders

MGH researchers identify risk factors for drug overdose in youth with substance use disorders

Researchers aim to to better predict future chronic opioid therapy in hospital patients

Researchers aim to to better predict future chronic opioid therapy in hospital patients

Study finds increase in cigarette smoking among people with substance use disorders

Study finds increase in cigarette smoking among people with substance use disorders

New inpatient program can be powerful tool to close gap in addiction treatment

New inpatient program can be powerful tool to close gap in addiction treatment

Study finds link between marijuana use and cognitive dysfunction in people with HIV

Study finds link between marijuana use and cognitive dysfunction in people with HIV

HIV testing found to be higher among transgender females, study shows

HIV testing found to be higher among transgender females, study shows

Undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the country at risk for mental disorders

Undocumented Mexican immigrants living in the country at risk for mental disorders

Bariatric surgical patients may be vulnerable to opioid dependence

Bariatric surgical patients may be vulnerable to opioid dependence