Researchers find a new approach to diagnosing addiction through behavioral assessment and neuroscience.
The meaning of the term abuse-deterrent is often misunderstood to mean abuse-proof. The FDA defines abuse-deterrent properties as those...
Kratom, a drug that produces similar adverse effects like those produced by opioids in patients who have overdosed or are going through withdrawal...
Pharmacists examine the clinical characteristics of veterans admitted to the emergency department who were treated for opioid overdose in order to...
Evidence-based strategies helped reduce opioid doses and identify abuse and misuse in patients referred to an opioid monitoring clinic.
A pilot program was developed to distribute naloxone kits, educate patients on opioid use risks, and reduce the number of overdose deaths.
Forty-two awards totaling more than $7 million dollars will be granted to programs focusing on the education and prevention of substance abuse...
Given the recently concluded election season, it may seem that there are few things Americans have in common or can agree on. And although I did...
National Mental Health Program Director, Substance Use Disorders Karen Drexler, MD, on the changing landscape of substance use disorder treatment...