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10 Scientifically Proved Benefits of Meditation

10 Scientifically Proved Benefits of Meditation

  10 Scientifically Proved Benefits of Meditation By Balakrishnan Lekshminarayanan Introduction Many researchers have done work on the changes happening in the brain during meditation. The more people delved deep…

Implant requires new skill set for Doctors in opioid abuse treatment.

Implant requires new skill set for Doctors in opioid abuse treatment.

In a big hotel conference room near New York’s Times Square, six doctors huddle around a greasy piece of raw pork. They watch as addiction medicine specialist Michael Frost…

Explainer: Naloxone, the Antidote to Opioid Overdose

Explainer: Naloxone, the Antidote to Opioid Overdose

Edward Bernstein, Boston University Many first responders’ – even some university police officers – are carrying a new tool in their first-aid kits. It’s naloxone, the opioid overdose antidote…

I had a panic attack!

I had a panic attack!

By Joy Singh For those of you who know me, you know I use humor in every aspect of my life. From the clinical work I do with my clients…

Drugs and Your Teen: What Parents Should Know

Drugs and Your Teen: What Parents Should Know

Drugs and Your Teen: What Parents Should Know By Felecia Sheffield PhD The dangers of drug use have again come to the forefront due to the recent high profile deaths…

Can we curb the opioid abuse epidemic by rethinking chronic pain?

Can we curb the opioid abuse epidemic by rethinking chronic pain?

Richard Gunderman, Indiana University Over the last few decades, medicine has witnessed a sea change in attitudes toward chronic pain, and particularly toward opioids. While these changes were intended to…

Do opioids make pain worse?

Peter Grace, University of Colorado The opium poppy is arguably the oldest painkiller known to man, with its use being described by the ancient civilizations. Opium mimics the body’s…

Drug Education for Doctors can improve in proper prescribing

Drug Education for Doctors can improve in proper prescribing

 Teaching Future Doctors About Addiction Jonathan Goodman can recall most of the lectures he’s attended at the Stanford University School of Medicine. He can recite detailed instructions given more…

War on drugs: U.S. Senate panel approves bill for safety of babies with NAS

War on drugs: U.S. Senate panel approves bill for safety of babies with NAS

  Mar 18, 2016 • By Shenoah Galeas A U.S. Senate committee on March 16, 2016 cleared a bill aimed at improving the health and safety of babies born to…