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These data are consistent with a recent study reporting expansion was not associated with an increase in methadone-involved overdose deaths.
Authorities encourage more health care providers to prescribe buprenorphine for people trying to overcome opioid addiction.
HIV-positive heart transplant recipient (and cancer survivor) Miriam Nieves meets the family of the HIV-positive donor, Brittany Newton.
UPDATE: New Hampshire senators blocked efforts to end a registry of traveling medical technicians, citing safety and hepatitis concerns.
West Virginia’s lawsuit against Janssen and others arrives amid a rise in HIV, hepatitis and overdose rates linked to the opioid crisis.
The White House strategy embraces syringe services, access to housing and naloxone as three science-based approaches.
More fentanyl in the drug supply increases fatal overdoses, but other factors also fuel the crisis in Black communities.
A potential treatment for certain mental disorders involves zapping a certain area of the brain with short bursts of electrical energy.
Now that the dam has broken, it may not be long before additional overdose prevention centers open around the country.
Concerns that vaping poses a particularly deadly threat to Latino and other young people of color prompt advocates to act.
Collins has led the NIH under three presidents over more than 12 years.
The release of the “feel-good” hormone dopamine in the brain is actually triggered by both pleasurable and stressful experiences.
Overdose deaths rose by nearly 5% in 2019, and the pandemic could make matters worse.
Federal judge rules in favor of nonprofit seeking to open the country’s first overdose prevention facility.
Antiretroviral therapy helped people with the virus add years to their lives, but now scientists must address other issues of longevity.
In that state, and across the nation, accidental overdose is the leading cause of death for people under 50.
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