Mental Health Information/Addiction News

October 26, 2018

Is Pot Addictive? Study Shows Withdrawal Symptoms Can Occur

THURSDAY, Oct. 25, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The wave of marijuana legalization that’s swept across the United States in recent years has been fueled in part […]
October 19, 2018

Many Young Juul Users May Not Know They're Addicted

FRIDAY, Oct. 19, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Teens who use Juul e-cigarettes appear to be oblivious to the addictive potential, even when they already show signs […]
August 30, 2018

Monkey Trials Raise Hope for Non-Addictive Opioid Alternative

THURSDAY, Aug. 30, 2018 (HealthDay News) — The ongoing opioid addiction crisis means the search for powerful but non-addictive painkillers is more urgent than ever before. […]
March 14, 2018

Managing Pain With Fewer Opioids After Joint Replacement

WEDNESDAY, March 14, 2018 (HealthDay News) — Using two or more pain control methods after hip and knee replacement surgery rather than opioid painkillers alone reduces […]
February 22, 2018

Xanax, Valium Looking Like America's Next Drug Crisis

THURSDAY, Feb. 22, 2018 (HealthDay News) — America is well aware of its opioid epidemic, but there’s a hidden crisis brewing with prescription sedatives such as […]