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Opioids

Texas A&M is first university in Texas using telehealth to tackle opioid epidemic

May 8, 2019
New telehealth program will bring specialist and team-based health care to patients with opioid dependencies

Opioid project moves to final round of the X-Grants

April 11, 2019
Proposal to study the opioid epidemic and intervention approaches moves to the final stage

How to safely throw away old medicines

February 6, 2019
Safely disposing of expired and unused medicines can help protect children, pets and others

The Opioid Epidemic: Empowering Community Action

February 1, 2019
The Health Science Center teams up with the AMA Alliance for a national fight against the opioid epidemic

How to talk to your doctor about pain

January 23, 2019
Pain is subjective, so how can you help your provider understand?

Training law enforcement to reverse opioid overdoses

January 10, 2019
Texas A&M Opioid Task Force’s Opioid Overdose Education and Naloxone Administration Training for emergency responders from across the Brazos Valley

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

Point of View: Addressing the opioid epidemic in rural areas

August 21, 2018
Why it’s a problem, and what we’re doing to help communities

Tackling the opioid epidemic

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