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Two years ago, Victor Williams, a 56‐year‐old Black man, died from a fatal overdose of fentanyl and fentanyl analogs. He was at home, but his family didn't have any naloxone, because he had not been given any by his treatment provider, despite multiple previous ODs. He had an opioid use disorder...
Can an open sharing of individuals' recovery stories lead directly to a stronger treatment and prevention response to the opioid crisis? State officials in Pennsylvania are betting yes, which is why they have embarked on what is being called the country's first state‐driven behavioral change...
Last week, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) announced it is requiring an update to the boxed warning on benzodiazepines to include the risks of abuse, misuse, addiction, physical dependence and withdrawal reactions.
Last week, the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) struck back against “members of the media and even other federal agencies who purportedly exist to protect the health of Americans,” charging that children's mental health is the agency's main reason for promoting...
In a Drug Safety Communication issued Sept. 24, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is warning that taking higher‐than‐recommended doses of the common over‐the‐counter (OTC) allergy medicine diphenhydramine (Benadryl) can lead to serious heart problems, seizures, coma or even death.
Caron Treatment Centers is an in‐network provider for Aetna, effective Oct. 1, the Pennsylvania‐based program announced last week. “The COVID‐19 pandemic is taking a toll on the mental health of Americans,” said Doug Tieman, CEO and President of Caron Treatment Centers. “Unfortunately, isolation...
Onsite cancelled, virtual only: The annual meeting of the American Public Health Association will be held October 24‐28 in San Francisco. For more information, go to https://www.apha.org/annualmeeting.
The Sept. 29 debate between President Donald Trump and Democratic candidate Vice President Joe Biden contained a particularly painful sparring spot for people in recovery and their loved ones to watch, and Biden emerged as the clear winner. Referring to Beau, Biden's son who served in the...
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