The US has seen a rise in the number of prescriptions of opioids to treat chronic pain...
The VA now updates all opioid-prescribing rates biannually and becomes the first US health care system to release their data.
Gabapentin’s anxiolytic and sedative properties along with its overall safety profile suggest that it may be a viable adjuvant to lorazepam in the...
Results from a recent study show “conservative” rates of fetal alcohol spectrum disorder in children with a range of health effects causes...
Integrating Care for Patients With Chronic Liver Disease and Mental Health and Substance Use Disorders
Mental health disorders are common among patients with chronic liver disease, and current literature supports the use of better screening and...
This review details methods for meeting the challenges of diagnosing and treating mood disorders that coexist with substance use disorders.
There were so many developments that occurred in the first months of 2018 that could potentially affect federal health care...
Discussion of treatment for a young patient with untreated posttraumatic stress disorder and acute abdominal pain.
Nearly a third of young adults with a positive HCV screening were not referred to care.
CDC researchers find > 50% of people in 10 states who died of opioid overdoses during the second half of 2016 tested...