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16 February 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Luck may play a role in determining who ends up taking prescription opioids long-term, according to a study released Wednesday that found…
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06 February 2017 Written by Published in Medical
UCLA researchers have found that an anti-inflammatory drug primarily used in Japan to treat asthma could help people overcome alcoholism.
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06 February 2017 Written by Published in Medical
The way North Carolina addiction counselor Linda Shaffer describes the progression in her thinking about medication treatments for addiction reflects her field's…
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27 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Smokers with depression who successfully quit smoking using stop smoking services may see an improvement in their mental health, according to new…
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26 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
A new preclinical study led by a University of Texas at Dallas researcher shows that vagus nerve stimulation (VNS) therapy might have…
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24 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
When did our nation’s opioid crisis begin? Pretty much as soon as a German pharmacist isolated morphine from opium in 1805. Within…
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23 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
A patient's continuing to use tobacco can pose a major hurdle to addiction recovery. Treatment programs have many options for assisting patients…
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23 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Obesity is one of the most significant threats to health in the U.S. and is responsible for the development of multiple serious…
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20 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
A study of more than 100,000 surgical cases at University of Virginia Health System found patients' pain scores improved even as doctors…
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20 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Low estrogen levels may make women more susceptible to the development of post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) at some points in their menstrual…
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17 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
More than 22 million Americans use some form of marijuana each month, and it’s now approved for medicinal or recreational use in…
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16 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
A study conducted at the Icahn School of Medicine in New York City offers one reason why it should be important to…
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12 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Alcohol use disorders (AUDs) develop with time and in stages. Following the initiation of drinking, some people progress to problem drinking, and…
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11 January 2017 Written by Published in Medical
Take our quiz to see if you know how to help someone who has overdosed.. Learn the do's and don'ts to save…
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