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Addiction

Diagnosing the tiniest victims of the opioid epidemic

September 14, 2018
Research is underway to identify infants at risk of neonatal opioid withdrawal syndrome shortly after birth

Opioid prescriptions and dentistry

September 4, 2018
Misuse and diversion have altered how dentists prescribe these painkillers, and Texas A&M College of Dentistry faculty and students are no exception

Can studying autism also yield clues about addiction?

July 9, 2018
How communication—and miscommunication—between neurons can influence everything from learning and memory, to drug addiction and autism

Tackling the opioid epidemic

March 21, 2018
Texas A&M Health Science Center Opioid Task Force to address the opioid epidemic

Building, breaking connections: Neuron networks influence alcoholism

February 12, 2018
The urge to drink may be 'turned on,' offering clues about how to turn it off

Managing added stress is key when dealing with mental health

August 3, 2017
Life can be stressful, but managing that stress can limit risk of recurring mental health conditions

Research suggests strokes may cause increased preference for alcohol

May 30, 2017
A study in animal models indicates that brain changes after stroke may lead to increase in alcohol-seeking behavior

Infographic: 8 reasons to quit coffee

October 12, 2016
That much needed 'cup of joe' might actually be doing you more harm than good