Opioid users may need multiple care episodes with buprenorphine before their recovery trajectory is established, findings indicate.
Addiction researcher Caleb Banta-Green offers context to the troubling spike during COVID-19's emergence, and ideas for combatting it.
Researchers say that emotional pain and chronic pain are related, and painkillers, ultimately, make things worse.
Study finds meth undermines success in treatment for opioid-use disorder.
Patients upload videos of themselves ingesting medication for opioid-use disorder.
Patients on chronic opioid prescriptions who came off opioids were three times more likely to die of an overdose in the years that followed, a study found.
Four sites in Washington state are involved in a new program to provide addiction treatment to high-risk populations.
Funds will support study of pediatric concussions, suicide, prescription opioids, and falls among seniors.
In a study group, the number of people on high-dose opioids decreased by 14 percent over 15 months.
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