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Youth with conduct disorders at higher risk for premature death

August 13, 2018
In the Journals

Methadone adherence may lower mortality rates in opioid-dependent convicts

August 3, 2018
Adherence to methadone was linked to significantly lower mortality rates among Canadian convicted offenders with opioid dependence, findings published in PLOS
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Midlife abstainers, excessive drinkers both at higher risk for dementia

August 1, 2018
Over a mean follow-up period of 23 years, researchers found that people who abstained from alcohol in midlife or consumed more than 14 units per week were at higher risk…
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Lessons from HIV epidemic could help address opioid abuse

July 13, 2018
A workshop convened by the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, or NASEM, drew lessons learned from the HIV epidemic to develop recommendations for…
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The Optimal Management of Opioid Use Disorder: Leveraging Advances in Addiction Psychopharmacology to Enhance Treatment Outcomes

Psychiatric Annals, May 2018, Volume 48 Issue 5
Discharge after inpatient or institutional detoxification for opioids results in postdischarge relapse rates of up to…
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The Time Has Come: Identification and Treatment of Opioid Use Disorder

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc. and Lundbeck

Bipolar disorder is a condition characterized by recurrent periods of mania, hypomania, or episodes of mixed features…
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