Today, Facing Addiction and the National Council on Alcoholism and Drug Dependence (NCADD) are proud to announce a definitive agreement to merge our organizations – creating a national leader in...Read more
The increase in fatal opioid overdoses has led to a rise in organ donations, according to CNN.
The United Network for Organ sharing, which manages the nation’s organ transplant network, says...Read more
A new study will assess whether starting medication-assisted treatment in the emergency room within hours of an opioid overdose will prevent people from relapsing after they recover.
Researchers at Virginia Tech...Read more
Health officials have suspended a database of programs that help prevent and treat addiction and mental illness, The Washington Post reports.
The National Registry of Evidence-based Programs and Practices, run by...Read more