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opiate addiction

Should FDA Approve An Implant to Treat Opiate Addiction

Drug abuse and addiction problems may not be new for our country, but the primary source of these problems has changed.  Where once illicit drug substances like heroin, cocaine and methamphetamine seemed to cause the greatest harm, it is now doctor-prescribed painkillers that are the greatest threat to the health and welfare of our nation’s

Health insurance

Health Insurers Developing Strategies to Tackle Drug Abuse

It can happen that individuals who are not themselves struggling with drug abuse and addiction problems can feel that these problems do not affect them.  Unfortunately, this is a terrible misconception, because drug abuse and addiction problems in our country affect everyone in some way, whether directly or indirectly.  The National Institute on Drug Abuse