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Pharmacists and Legalized Marijuana: An Uneasy Relationship

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Now that 30 U.S. states and the District of Columbia have passed laws that make some form of marijuana legal, the question becomes how to ... Read more
March 30th 2018
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American Drug Deaths: Study Indicates 600-Percent Increase over 35-Year Period

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This country’s drug crisis is far from over as data reveals that people continue to lose their lives in increasing numbers. A recent study released ... Read more
March 29th 2018
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Can Meditation Help You Beat Addiction?

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Drug addiction is a complex condition that impacts millions of people and the recovery from a substance abuse disorder can be just as complicated. Many ... Read more
March 25th 2018
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Do Safe Injection Sites Work?

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The nation’s opioid epidemic shows no signs of slowing down and some states are taking unconventional measures to address the problem. The latest figures from ... Read more
March 24th 2018
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Is There a Link Between Alcohol Use Disorder and Dementia?

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If you are a heavy drinker or are unable to stop drinking, you may have more to worry about than potential liver problems and other ... Read more
March 22nd 2018
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Will Congress Make Addiction Treatment More Accessible through Telemedicine?

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While the nation reels from the devastating effects of the opioid crisis, lawmakers are trying to find ways to provide needed addiction treatment with limited ... Read more
March 21st 2018
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Mobile App Shows Promise in the Treatment of Substance Use Disorders

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Mobile apps have reached into every area of the smartphone user’s life. Apps for social media are used millions of times per day, and people ... Read more
March 19th 2018
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Traumatic Brain Injury and Addiction: What You Should Know

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Traumatic brain injury (TBI) occurs around 1.7 million times every year in the United States. Almost 80 percent of the people who endure a TBI ... Read more
March 18th 2018
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Top Meds Used to Treat Addiction

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Certain medications can help a person with a substance abuse problem get and stay sober. You may be terrified of giving up drugs because you ... Read more
March 15th 2018
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Drug Abuse and Human Trafficking: Exploring the Connection

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Exploiting women and youth is a crime that is often associated with drug abuse. Particularly in light of this country’s opioid epidemic, there is evidence ... Read more
March 9th 2018
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