1. Overdose Deaths Down At Supervised Drug Consumption Sites
At unsanctioned safe drug consumption sites, where participants are allowed to inject illicit drugs under the supervision of trained personnel, overdoses are less likely to result in death. (psychiatryadvisor.com)
2. Traditional Ptsd Therapy Doesn’t Trigger Drug Relapse
Researchers have now demonstrated that behavior therapy that exposes people to memories of their trauma doesn’t cause relapses of opioid or other drug use and that PTSD severity and emotional. (sciencedaily.com)
3. Researchers Analyze Brain Mechanism Of Drug Addiction
An international team of researchers has analyzed the brain mechanism of drug addiction, shedding light on potential targets for treatment, according to the Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS). (xinhuanet.com)
4. We Must Keep Working To Fight Addiction In America
For more than 25 years, I’ve worked to address the drug addiction epidemic that has affected so many lives across Ohio. Over the last several years, I have been encouraged by the progress we have made in fighting this disease, especially with regard to opioids like heroin and prescription painkillers. (highlandcountypress.com)
5. Dangerous ‘drunkorexia’ Hits College Campuses
College students are known to drink too much and eat a poor diet. (medicalxpress.com)
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