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Suicides Hit Record High; Research Death Investigation; $43M ADHD Settlement

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 16, 2023
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Social Anxiety Nasal Spray Win; Racemic Ketamine vs Esketamine; Is AI Pro-Anorexia?

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 09, 2023
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Some Health Workers See Double the Risk for Fatal Drug Overdoses

Pre-pandemic study finds that RNs and others faced elevated risks

Aug 07, 2023
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Buprenorphine Cost a Potential Barrier for Opioid-Addicted Youth, Adults

Opioid use disorder medication remains underused, and cost appears to contribute, studies show

Aug 07, 2023
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Opinion
An Rx for a Better Government Response to the Opioid Crisis

Coordinated funding is needed to improve treatment and address social determinants of health

Aug 07, 2023
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Phase III Flop in Schizophrenia; Top Psych Hospitals; Doubts on Cannabis Addiction

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Aug 02, 2023
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Bed Bugs Spreading MRSA? Henrietta Lacks Settlement; Tickets for Fentanyl

Health news and commentary from around the Web gathered by MedPage Today staff

Aug 02, 2023
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Remote Urine Drug Screening Feasible for Opioid Use Disorder, Study Shows

More than 80% of patients completed screening in the first 30 days

Jul 28, 2023
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Addiction Tx, Better Border Control Dominate House Hearing on Drug Policy Office

Office of National Drug Control Policy is up for funding reauthorization

Jul 27, 2023
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Psychiatrist's Alleged Fraud Scheme; 'Girl Dinner' Harmful? More PPD Zuranolone Data

News and commentary from the psychiatry world

Jul 26, 2023
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Opinion
A Fabulous New Tool for Managing Substance Withdrawal in Jails

The guidelines have the potential to cause seismic change in treatment

Jul 17, 2023
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White House Drug Czar Releases Plan to Combat Xylazine-Laced Fentanyl

Strategy involves a "whole-of-government" response, says Rahul Gupta

Jul 11, 2023
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Opinion
Xylazine: New Drug, Same Old Mistakes

Let's learn from our past experience with drugs like fentanyl

Jul 10, 2023
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Physical Activity in Older Adults; Oral Obesity Medication

Also in TTHealthWatch: fentanyl laced with xylazine

Jul 08, 2023
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