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When Julia Roberts arrived at the recent Toronto International Film Festival with a drama about drug addiction, rapper Mac Miller had just died of what... [Read More]
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Experts say an explosion of benzodiazepine prescriptions in the middle of an opioid crisis is particularly concerning, because both drugs become much deadlier when mixed... [Read More]
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Experts say an explosion of benzodiazepine prescriptions in the middle of an opioid crisis is particularly concerning, because both drugs become much deadlier when mixed... [Read More]
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In 2013 a Jacksonville stay-at-home mom co-founded a nonprofit to help reduce the use and misuse of opioids.Five years later, Kelly Corredor, is a lobbyist... [Read More]
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Kansas has been awarded nearly $900,000 to fight the opioid crisis on the community-response level. [Read More]
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A statement from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) says approximately $900,000 has been awarded to county health departments to address the opioid crisis in Kansas. ... [Read More]
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The Kansas Department of Health and Environment (KDHE) has awarded approximately $900,000 to county health departments for implementation of community-level responses to the opioid crisis... [Read More]
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A Richmond company is taking a proactive approach to the opioid crisis by offering a bridge from treatment to employment. [Read More]
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Against a backdrop of recent jumps in drug overdose deaths and suicide, McLean Hospital psychologist R. Kathryn McHugh discusses the opioid crisis and increasing suicide... [Read More]
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The 'Art of Hope' initiative encourages participants to draw connections between works of art and their own lives... [Read More]
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NIH leadership from across the agency has been working diligently over the past several months to identify areas of greatest opportunity for research to address... [Read More]
People with sickle cell disease, who suffer from severe pain, have often struggled to find ways to manage pain. [Read More]
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While Pennsylvania has taken a bold step to tackle the opioid crisis, some states have not been as progressive to assuring that this effective treatment is... [Read More]
In the past two years, I've lost four friends to drug overdoses. I grew up with several people who are now heroin addicts, both recovering... [Read More]
The Alliance for Substance Abuse Progress, an organization formed to provide prevention and recovery services to people affected by the opioid crisis in Bartholomew County,... [Read More]
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The opioid epidemic has hollowed out communities across the country and touched the lives of Americans of all ages. But we know disturbingly little about... [Read More]
 The opioid epidemic has hollowed out communities across the country and touched the lives of Americans of all ages. But we know disturbingly little about... [Read More]
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Our state leaders have taken bold steps to address the opioid crisis including providing access and funding for medication-assisted treatment. [Read More]
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The opioid epidemic has hollowed out communities across the country and touched the lives of Americans of all ages. But we know disturbingly little about... [Read More]
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The yearslong opioid epidemic is having a negative impact on employers and few employees have the knowledge or resources to handle addiction, according to a... [Read More]
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