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The Great Opioid Lie

More than 500,000 people have died from prescription drug overdoses just since the year 2000 – while the industry making these opioids earned an estimated $200 billion from the sales...

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Provide Feedback on the President's Commission Recommendations

The Addiction Policy Forum is coordinating a response to the President's Commission Recommendations on Combatting Drug Addiction and the Opioid Crisis. You can read the final report here. You can help...

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Treating Depression May Help Patients St…

Patients with long-term opioid prescriptions and depression who take antidepressants are more likely to stop using opioids, a new study concludes. “Depression can worsen pain and is common in patients who...

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Long-Term Marijuana Use Is Associated Wi…

Attitudes and policies regarding recreational marijuana use are becoming increasingly permissive. To effectively address the implications of these developments, researchers and policy makers need to understand how much and how...

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“Deaths of Despair” Caused by Opioids, A…

The incresing rate of deaths due to opioids, alcohol and suicides are part of a public health crisis described as “deaths of despair” in a new report published recently. Life expectancy...

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State and Local Law Enforcement Official…

State and local law enforcement officials came to Capitol Hill last week to protest a Trump Administration proposal to move oversight of a drug prevention program from the Office of...

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