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They fell in love helping drug users. But fear kept him from helping himself.

They fell in love helping drug users. But fear kept him from helping himself.

Trusting injection drug users with IV antibiotics at home: It can work

Trusting injection drug users with IV antibiotics at home: It can work

Proactive outreach can be an effective way to improve long-term opioid use disorder care

Proactive outreach can be an effective way to improve long-term opioid use disorder care

Fighting against treatment-resistant opioid use disorder

Fighting against treatment-resistant opioid use disorder

Higher opioid doses do not seem to improve pain, study finds

Higher opioid doses do not seem to improve pain, study finds

Good rehab is hard to find

Good rehab is hard to find

Study examines impact of Medicaid expansion on hiring attempts in substance use treatment workforce

Study examines impact of Medicaid expansion on hiring attempts in substance use treatment workforce

New clinical guidelines call for psychosocial support for complex ADHD in children, adolescents

New clinical guidelines call for psychosocial support for complex ADHD in children, adolescents

Key predictors for combination of alcohol use disorder and depression uncovered

Key predictors for combination of alcohol use disorder and depression uncovered

Study: A majority of US physicians receive marketing payments for stimulant medications

Study: A majority of US physicians receive marketing payments for stimulant medications

Study: Opioid addiction care is scarce in Medicaid work requirement states

Study: Opioid addiction care is scarce in Medicaid work requirement states

Opioid addiction care is harder to access in states considering Medicaid work requirements

Opioid addiction care is harder to access in states considering Medicaid work requirements

New set of recommendations for clinicians to address youth vaping

New set of recommendations for clinicians to address youth vaping

Older teens may have similar opioid overdose risk factors as adults

Older teens may have similar opioid overdose risk factors as adults

Addictions and drug interactions common among patients not disclosing their medication history

Addictions and drug interactions common among patients not disclosing their medication history

Non-drug therapies may reduce adverse outcomes in service members with chronic pain

Non-drug therapies may reduce adverse outcomes in service members with chronic pain

FAU and Georgia State collaborate to help children, families affected by addiction

FAU and Georgia State collaborate to help children, families affected by addiction

Study highlights benefits of Medicaid expansion for Michigan enrollees

Study highlights benefits of Medicaid expansion for Michigan enrollees

Discrimination hampers successful addiction recovery

Discrimination hampers successful addiction recovery

Parents using marijuana could raise risk of addictions among offspring

Parents using marijuana could raise risk of addictions among offspring