Addiction Medicine



Readers weigh in on opioid epidemic

I read Dr. Unger’s guest editorial, “Staring down the opioid epidemic” (J Fam Pract. 2017;66:8) and thought that he made some good points...

Applied Evidence

E-cigarettes: How “safe” are they?

Without tobacco, tar, ash, or carbon monoxide, e-cigarettes are marketed as “healthier” alternatives to cigarettes. But they are not without risk...

Original Research

E-cigarettes: Who’s using them and why?

Nearly 80% of smokers say they use e-cigarettes to cut down/quit smoking. But these dual users are more likely to “light up” first thing in the...