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substance abuse

Screening, panel discussion brings local awareness of opioid crisis

September 12, 2018
Opioid Task Force holds event for local and Texas A&M communities

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

The difficult choices: Managing chronic pain while avoiding opioid abuse

April 14, 2017
What providers can do to help prevent addiction and overdose while providing adequate pain relief

The dark side of opioids: How these addictive drugs have led to abuse and death

August 16, 2016
As opioids have become more readily available, we’ve seen a correspondingly steady rise in opioid abuse and overdose deaths. What next?

Researchers pinpoint neurons that tell the brain when to stop drinking

June 27, 2016
Activation of D2 neurons could discourage alcoholics from wanting another drink

10 common elderly health issues

February 11, 2016
Prepare to age successfully with this guide to senior health