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Meth in the morning, heroin at night: Inside the seesaw struggle of dual addiction

Meth in the morning, heroin at night: Inside the seesaw struggle of dual addiction

Federal grants ‘a lifesaver’ in opioid fight, but states still struggle to curb meth

Federal grants ‘a lifesaver’ in opioid fight, but states still struggle to curb meth

Overdoses and suicides found to be common reasons for deaths of new mothers

Overdoses and suicides found to be common reasons for deaths of new mothers

One in five people living in conflict-affected areas has a mental health condition, analysis reveals

One in five people living in conflict-affected areas has a mental health condition, analysis reveals

Doctors urged to prescribe woodland walks for mental health problems

Doctors urged to prescribe woodland walks for mental health problems

Opioid epidemic increases proportion of hearts transplanted from overdose death donors

Opioid epidemic increases proportion of hearts transplanted from overdose death donors

People living with HIV have increased risk for heart diseases and face health challenges

People living with HIV have increased risk for heart diseases and face health challenges

Study evaluates simultaneous use of alcohol and marijuana among college students

Study evaluates simultaneous use of alcohol and marijuana among college students

Bariatric surgery can be safe, effective treatment for teenagers with obesity

Bariatric surgery can be safe, effective treatment for teenagers with obesity

New methodology for understanding psychiatric symptoms

New methodology for understanding psychiatric symptoms

Use of buprenorphine to treat opioid addiction proliferates in California

Use of buprenorphine to treat opioid addiction proliferates in California

Parental opioid use doubles the risk of suicide attempts by their children

Parental opioid use doubles the risk of suicide attempts by their children

University of Miami establishes AIDS Research Center to curb HIV epidemic

University of Miami establishes AIDS Research Center to curb HIV epidemic

University of Virginia chemist identifies potential addiction-free pain reliever

University of Virginia chemist identifies potential addiction-free pain reliever

WHO releases guidelines for preventing dementia, and they don't include supplements

WHO releases guidelines for preventing dementia, and they don't include supplements

Study finds substantial income-based differences in life expectancy both in Norway and USA

Study finds substantial income-based differences in life expectancy both in Norway and USA

Study determines points where public systems of justice are charged by private entities

Study determines points where public systems of justice are charged by private entities

How Obamacare, Medicare and ‘Medicare for All’ muddy the campaign trail

How Obamacare, Medicare and ‘Medicare for All’ muddy the campaign trail

New program focuses on preventing alcohol, e-cigarette use by children

New program focuses on preventing alcohol, e-cigarette use by children

Opioid overdose found to be most common cause of pregnancy-associated death in new moms

Opioid overdose found to be most common cause of pregnancy-associated death in new moms