Addiction Medicine


Original Research

The benefits of a standardized approach to opioid prescribing

This initiative increased patient acceptance of controlled substance agreements and random urine drug screening, and it led many patients to...


Fetal alcohol exposure overlooked again?

Ask pregnant women this question: “When did you realize you were pregnant and were you doing any social drinking before you knew?” Dr. Carl C....

News from the FDA/CDC

Drug overdose deaths declined in 2018

Drop of 4.2% from 2017 shows “we’re beginning to win the fight against” opioid use disorder and addiction, said HHS Secretary Alex Azar.