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US Taxpayers Fund Heroin Vaccine, Despite US Government Being The Biggest Heroin Dealer

US Taxpayers Fund Heroin Vaccine, Despite US Government Being The Biggest Heroin Dealer

Would it combat our addictive tendencies and would the U.S. government and … The researchers tested the vaccine on monkeys and found that it was …
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Senate Republicans release revised Trumpcare bill

(Reuters) – Senate Republican leaders, aiming to salvage efforts backed by President Donald Trump to dismantle the Obamacare law, on Thursday unveiled revised healthcare legislation that lets insurers sell bare-bones policies and retains key taxes on the wealthy.
U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, known as a skillful tactician, released the updated legislation in a bid to unite dis
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The U.S. should rethink its entire approach to painkillers and the people addicted to them, panel urges

To reverse a still-spiraling crisis fueled by prescription narcotic drugs, a panel of experts advising the federal government has recommended sweeping changes in the ways that physicians treat pain, their patients cope with pain, and government and private insurers support the care of people living… (Source: Los Angeles Times – Science)
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National Strategy to Reduce Opioid Epidemic

Years of sustained and coordinated efforts will be required to contain and reverse the harmful societal effects of the prescription and illicit opioid epidemics, which are intertwined and getting worse, says a new National Academies report that was requested by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration. The report says it is possible to stem the still-escalating prevalence of opioid use disorder and o
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Ending U.S. Opioid Abuse Epidemic Will Take Years

Expert panel calls for tighter painkiller prescribing practices without denying patients in needSource: HealthDay Related MedlinePlus Pages: Opioid Abuse and Addiction (Source: MedlinePlus Health News)MedWorm Message: Have you tried our new medical search engine? More powerful than before. Log on with your social media account. 100% free.
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