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NIDA Director Notes Therapeutic Value of Cannabidiol Without Backing Drug’s Approval

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Dr. Nora Volkow's statement came during testimony before a Senate caucus in June.

FDA Approves Addictive OxyContin for Children as Young as 11-years-old

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The controversial move has sparked grave concern, though some expressed the need for children to receive proper pain management.

Gastric Bypass Surgery Patients More Sensitive to Alcohol

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

The popular weight loss surgery doesn't cut down on just food intake.

Presidential Candidate Bernie Sanders Could Support Marijuana Legalization

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The senator from Vermont continues to burnish his progressive credentials on the campaign trail.

Ohio Will Vote on Legalizing Marijuana in November

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A pro-marijuana group is spending big money to promote legalization in the swing state.

Mugged Twice, Still Sober

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Who gets mugged twice in one calendar year? Who gets mugged twice in sobriety? Me.

The Eternal Freedom of the Blacked Out Mind

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If the memory of drug use could be erased, there would be no euphoric recall, no urge to relapse...

Morning Roundup: Aug. 17, 2015

last weekHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Novak Djokovic complains about pot smoker, dad lets daughter do drugs at strip club, and pigeon caught smuggling drugs.

Addiction, connection and the Rat Park study

Some recent chatter about addiction's causes has moved the pendulum back to social and environmental dysfunction. While I'm happy we're starting to look at the whole picture, we might want to be careful swinging too hard.

Sorry, Drinking Alcohol Won’t Help You Sleep

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Having a nightcap before bed can actually cause sleep disorders.

Drug Company Pays Out Million-Dollar Settlement for Marketing Powerful Painkiller

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Amid an epidemic of opiate use, drug companies still peddle their legal opioids for profit.

Senators Push White House for Greater Suboxone Access

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Ohio's Sherrod Brown is pushing the Obama administration to grant greater access to addiction medication.

Missouri Man Serving Life in Prison for Marijuana Will Soon Go Free

2 weeks agoHealth / Addiction : The Fix

Jeff Mizanskey will finally be set free after serving 20 years of a life sentence for pot.

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