A study recently published in Harm Reduction Journal examined a Seattle-based organization’s efforts to introduce heroin pipes as a
Overdose death rates with the drug are similar for those under and over 30 – a break from patterns involving heroin and prescribed opioids.
Researchers are examining neurons and hormones associated with eating too much.
In a paper published in Nature Neuroscience, researchers pushed the science forward on our reward pathways.
Offering directly observed therapy with a video smartphone app did not improve buprenorphine engagement or outcomes, study finds.
Lab uses protein found in lamprey to turn neurons on and off; discovery may lead to therapies for mood disorders, addiction.
Advice comes from past decade of working with people at Seattle homeless shelters to reduce drinking.
Patients upload videos of themselves ingesting medication for opioid-use disorder.
Rodent study successfully targeted cell populations in a region of the brain called the nucleus accumbens.
UW Medicine is creating the Garvey Institute for Brain Health Solutions to develop effective new treatments for brain disorders, with foundational funding of $50 million from philanthropists Lynn and Mike Garvey.