U.S. Surgeon General Vivek Murthy recently called for reducing e-cigarette use among young people, Reuters reports.
He said young people are more vulnerable than adults to the negative consequences of nicotine...Read more
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) this week warned the nation’s opioid epidemic has been exacerbated by the reemergence of the synthetic opioid fentanyl.
In its annual National Drug Threat Assessment, the...Read more
The U.S. Senate on Wednesday passed the 21st Century Cures Act, which includes $1 billion in new funding to prevent and treat opioid addiction. The House approved the measure last...Read more
The Evidence-based Practice Center (EPC) Program at the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) has completed an evidence review on Medication-Assisted Treatment Models of Care for Opioid Use Disorder...Read more