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FDA expands opioid safety warnings on cough, cold medications

FDA expands opioid safety warnings on cough, cold medications
January 11, 2018
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More than two-thirds of individuals who try smoking become daily smokers

January 10, 2018
Approximately 69% of individuals who ever tried a cigarette progressed — at least briefly —to daily smoking, according to a study published in Nicotine and

New data set stage for PCPs to question teens about substance use

December 14, 2017
Almost one-third of 12th graders reported using a vaping device, and daily marijuana use is more popular than daily cigarette smoking among adolescents, according to the…
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FDA warns companies marketing products that may encourage drug abuse

December 12, 2017
The FDA sent a warning letter to the marketers and distributors of Legal Lean Syrup and Coco Loko for selling and promoting unapproved new and misbranded drugs as…
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Organic and Synthetic Cannabinoid Use in Adolescents

Pediatric Annals, January 2013, Volume 42 Issue 1
According to current statistics from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, 39.9% of adolescents surveyed…
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Unusual Diagnoses: Part 1: January 2015

Keck School of Medicine of USC and Pediatric Annals

Index of suspicion—a term used daily by clinicians in general practice who must, in a sea of “normal”…
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VIDEO: Using SBIRT in your psychiatric practice

October 24, 2016
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