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FDA approves generic Narcan nasal spray

FDA approves generic Narcan nasal spray
April 22, 2019
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Medicaid could save $2.6 billion if 1% of smokers quit

April 17, 2019
A slight reduction in absolute smoking prevalence in the United States would result in “substantial” Medicaid savings the following year, according to…
Meeting News

E-cigarettes have uncertain role for smoking cessation

April 15, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — The role e-cigarettes play on tobacco dependence, the morbidity and potentially mortality from tobacco is “unclear,” a speaker said at…
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Things physicians need to know about medical marijuana

April 15, 2019
PHILADELPHIA — More than 150 years after the first medicinal use of marijuana was recorded, and there is still not an abundance of research surrounding its use for…
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The Role of the Parent in Adolescent Substance Use

Pediatric Annals, October 2014, Volume 43 Issue 10
The overall goal of adolescent development is personal emancipation through individuation. The parent is considered an…
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CME

Opioid Use Disorder: Moving Beyond the Status Quo to Save Lives

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Indivior, Inc.

Prescription opioid abuse has become a major epidemic in the United States. Statistics released by the US Centers for…
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VIDEO: Research shows lasting effects of persistent marijuana use in teens

May 14, 2016
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