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Opioid Overdoses Increase in 2018

In a bit of expected yet unwelcome news, opioid overdoses have risen in the United States. Despite all the hand wringing from stakeholders and the seemingly empty promises to get this public health issue under ...

American Opioid Overdoses Rise in 2018

Opioid Overdoses Rise…Again

In a bit of expected yet unwelcome news, opioid overdoses have risen in the United States. Despite all the hand wringing from stakeholders and the seemingly empty promises to get this public health issue under ...

Addiction Treatment in America

At the end of last month, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) Director Brenda Fitzgerald resigned after it was discovered that she purchased stock in the tobacco industry; a clear conflict of inter...

Avoiding Relapse during the Super Bowl

Avoiding Relapse during the Super Bowl

There’s a reason why the Monday after the Super Bowl sees the highest rates of workplace call-outs during the year; and it’s not because those who called out were simply up too late. The Big Game and the bi...