Without a well-coordinated plan for ongoing treatment, too many addiction patients don’t survive the next overdose. Luckily, change is happening.
MAT in rehab, opioid law suits, and more.
A visual journey through addiction, the 'Church of Safe Injection,' and more.
Support for addiction in emergency rooms, an increase in cocaine overdose deaths, and more.
Prescription heroin, Chinese fentanyl, and more.
We discussed the role opioids have played in orthopedic procedures, and how effective non-opioid options can be utilized during surgery to reduce overprescribing and addiction risk.
Before long, she was drinking bottles of cough syrup a day. She gained more than 50 pounds. She began to lose her hair. And it spiraled down from there.
New overdose data from the CDC, how to manage your health when you have a family history of addiction, and more.
The 2nd annual Rise Up Against Addiction 5K Walk/Run event in Atlanta united over 1,200 people on November 3, 2018.
A New Jersey lawsuit, a reckoning in the restaurant industry, and more.
How to get health insurance to cover opioid addiction, good news about naloxone's shelf life, and more.
Shatterproof took its national movement, the Rise Up Against Addiction 5K Walk/Run event, to the National Capital Area on October 20, 2018.
From C-sections to hysterectomies, it's possible to treat women's surgical pain without over-reliance on opioids. Dr. Elizabeth Cherot explains how she does it at her practice.
DAs and drugs, addiction treatment in ERs, and more.