A new study will assess whether starting medication-assisted treatment in the emergency room within hours of an opioid overdose will prevent people from relapsing after they recover.
Researchers at Virginia Tech...Read more
Health officials have suspended a database of programs that help prevent and treat addiction and mental illness, The Washington Post reports.
The National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices, run by...Read more
The American Psychiatric Association (APA) recently released a new practice guideline for the pharmacological treatment of alcohol use disorder (AUD). Despite the high prevalence of AUD and its significant public...Read more
The percentage of people treated for a drug overdose who need more than one dose of the opioid overdose antidote naloxone is on the rise, a new study suggests.
Researchers from...Read more