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Many changes at the local, state and federal levels have resulted in getting treatment to at least some people with opioid use disorder (OUD) in prisons and jails — treatment that just a few years ago would have been unthinkable in those very institutions. Lawsuits over inmate deaths have been...
Building on evidence that punitive state policies toward pregnant women who use substances prove detrimental to maternal and child outcomes, a newly published study is showing for the first time that such policies worsen risk of neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS).
Last week, Braeburn won its fight against Indivior to bring its injectable form of buprenorphine, Brixadi, to the U.S. market. The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted Braeburn's request to the FDA to revoke the orphan drug designation for Indivior's Sublocade. However, the FDA has...
Some states are adjusting their contracts to the recent edict from the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) banning grantees, including Substance Abuse Prevention and Treatment (SAPT) and State Opioid Response (SOR) grantees, from.
Here are more reports from last month's American Association for the Treatment of Opioid Dependence (AATOD) conference in Orlando — in particular, insights from Louis Trevisan, M.D., the new director of the Center for Substance Abuse Treatment (CSAT) of the Substance Abuse and Mental Health...
Failing to pay for needed mental health and addiction treatment has resulted in a $1 million fine for United Healthcare by Pennsylvania officials, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Nov. 4. The company violated the federal Mental Health and Addiction Equity Act. “While we have already made...
The annual meeting and scientific symposium of the American Academy of Addiction Psychiatry will be held Dec. 5–8 in San Diego. For more information, go to https://www.aaap.org/annual‐meeting/.
The biennial International Drug Policy Reform Conference, sponsored by the Drug Policy Alliance and held Nov. 7–9 in St. Louis, Missouri, was full of varying sessions on harm reduction and reform — 45 of them in all. An article by Filter editor Will Godfrey summed up his perspective — he was the...
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