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What Research Reveals about Women and Alcohol Use Disorder

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It has only been in recent decades that medical research has arrived at the conclusion that women are not just smaller versions of men. Diseases ... Read more
January 15th 2018
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Is Telemedicine Part of the Answer for Affordable Addiction Treatment?

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One of the biggest challenges in delivering treatment for chronic diseases such as addiction to low-income residents of urban and rural areas is providing affordable ... Read more
January 11th 2018
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Study Reveals Issues with Criminal Justice Opioid Treatment Referrals

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Data from the United States Department of Justice indicate that approximately half of all people in state and federal correctional institutions meet criteria for substance ... Read more
January 9th 2018
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Experimental Vaccine May Be Feasible Future Addiction Treatment Option

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Vaccines may seem like an old-school solution to a very recent phenomenon of widespread opioid addiction in America. Yet a new vaccine designed to blunt ... Read more
January 7th 2018
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Responding to American Addiction Part Two: How the Judicial System Can Help

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Police departments and criminal court systems throughout the US are concluding that the current opioid crisis and drug addiction are not social problems to be ... Read more
January 4th 2018
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Responding to American Addiction Part One: The Role of Police in Addiction Treatment

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Many people get into law enforcement for the opportunity to take criminals off the streets and lock them up for their crimes. Increasingly, however, law ... Read more
January 3rd 2018
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Will AI Help End the Opioid Crisis?

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It takes time for general knowledge of an increase in opioid-related deaths to translate into official CDC statistics. Moreover, it takes time for health organizations ... Read more
December 29th 2017
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Can Acupuncture Help with Addiction Recovery?

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The path to recovery from addiction is often long, and the route it takes varies for different people. While addiction recovery requires sustained hard work, ... Read more
December 28th 2017
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CASA Provides State Policymakers with Guide to Addiction Prevention and Treatment

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The nation’s opioid epidemic is a continuous and heartbreaking challenge. It is estimated that more than 2.5 million Americans now have substance use disorder involving ... Read more
December 26th 2017
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New Eric Clapton Documentary Gets Real about Addiction

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In 2015, Rolling Stone magazine ranked Eric Clapton as the second greatest guitarist of all time, second only to the legendary Jimi Hendrix. Though the ... Read more
December 21st 2017
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