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America & Addiction — A Primer: From the War on Drugs to the Opioid Epidemic I & II

America & Addiction — A Primer: From the War on Drugs to the Opioid Epidemic I & II

America & Addiction — A Primer: From the War on Drugs to the Opioid … primer’s final sections, devoted to “Opioid Abuse in the North Country,” i.e., …
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Why Canada has so few supervised injection sites

Vancouver’s Insite, North America’s first—and for a long time, … But front-line addiction workers tell Maclean’s that the legal hurdles to approving new …
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Serotonergic Modulation of the Activity of Mesencephalic Dopaminergic Systems: Therapeutic Implications

Publication date: Available online 22 March 2016 Source:Progress in Neurobiology Author(s): Philippe De Deurwaerdère, Giuseppe Di Giovanni Since their discovery in the mammalian brain, it has been apparent that serotonin (5-HT) and dopamine (DA) interactions play a key role in normal and abnormal behavior. Therefore, disclosure of this interaction could reveal important insights into the path
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A Longitudinal Study of Truant Youths’ Involvement in Sexual Risk Behavior.

National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine 8600 Rockville Pike , Bethesda MD , 20894 USA…
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FDA adds new warnings on risk of addiction, overdose and death for prescription opioids

The Food and Drug Administration announced Tuesday that it will require new warnings about the risk of addiction, abuse, overdose and death for short-acting opioid pain medications, a step toward curbing the epidemic of narcotic use in the United States. The “black box” cautions for immediate-release medications — powerful narcotics intended for use every four […] (Source: Washington Post:
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