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Is opioid treatment available to those who need it most?

Michigan State University

The U.S. opioid epidemic is still raging – it’s particularly pronounced in low-income areas and in those where people lack access to health care services, which includes cities in Michigan and across the Rust Belt. But the effectiveness of efforts to provide treatment and recovery options to those who need it most – that is, in locations with the greatest number of deaths from opioid overdose – has been unclear.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Poverty, Public Health, Substance Abuse, Local - Michigan,

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Estudio de Mayo Clinic descubre que hombres y mujeres tienen diferente percepción de su propia salud

Mayo Clinic

Un estudio de Mayo Clinic publicado en American Journal of Health Behavior investiga las diferencias entre hombres y mujeres en cuanto a la percepción de su propia salud. El estudio descubrió que el sexo de la persona influye sobre la seguridad de poder mantener buenos hábitos de salud.

Channels: All Journal News, Exercise and Fitness, Gender Issues, Healthcare, Men's Health, Nutrition, Women's Health,

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Pitt School of Dental Medicine Establishes Opioid-free Prescribing Guidelines

Health Sciences at the University of Pittsburgh

The University of Pittsburgh School of Dental Medicine is the first in the nation to establish opioid-free pain management guidelines for the vast majority of procedures performed in all of its clinics.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Children's Health, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Government/Law, Oral Health, Pain, Substance Abuse,

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First-ever majority women lead ATA Board of Directors

American Thyroid Association

For the first time in its 96-year history, the American Thyroid Association (ATA) will be majority led by a president, secretary/COO, treasurer, and past-president who are women.  The ATA, headquartered in Falls Church, VA, announces with pleasure that Martha Zeiger, MD, began a one-year term as president of the Board of Directors and Jacqueline Jonklaas, MD, started her 4-year term as Secretary/Chief Operating Officer at the close of the 89th Annual Meeting, November 3 in Chicago, Illinois.

Channels: Healthcare, In the Workplace, Women in Business, All Journal News,

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Study Reveals Urban Hotspots of High-Schoolers' Opioid Abuse

Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

A new study from researchers at the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health found that in several cities and counties the proportion of high-schoolers who have ever used heroin or misused prescription opioids is much higher than the national average.

Channels: Addiction, All Journal News, Back to School, Children's Health, Drugs and Drug Abuse, Race and Ethnicity, Substance Abuse,

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