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National Safety Council: No Marijuana Use is Acceptable

While more states have legalized the use of cannabis, be it for recreational or medical use, the National Safety Council continues to believe that “there is no level of cannabis use that is safe or acceptable for employees who work in...

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The Opioid Epidemic’s Impact on Older Americans

When we consider the impact that opioids have on society, we often look at the epidemic from the perspective of those who are addicted. But a new survey by the National Council on Aging (NCOA) reveals that when it comes to older Americans,...

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PROFESSIONAL ADVICE – BestTestCups

POT USE AND PREGNANCY: IS IT SAFE? The growing popularity of legalized marijuana to treat a wide range of healthcare issues has some beginning to question its use and safety to treat morning sickness. A study conducted by Kaiser Permanente,...

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Study: Addiction Therapy Meds Use Sparse in Treatment Facilities

Do residential addiction treatment facilities in the U.S. use medications for opioid use disorder (MOUDs) ? A study published February 7, 2020 in the Journal of the American Medical Association (JAMA) found the answer was that not enough...

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Will 2020 Continue to be the Year of CBD?

The CBD craze has led to an abundance of products on the market that are infused with the highly popular compound found in hemp. There have been CBD-infused drinks (alcoholic and non-alcoholic), CBD-infused gummies, CBD-infused chocolate,...

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Targeting the Brain to Overcome Addiction

You can use this link for art/video https://wvutoday.wvu.edu/media-center-blog/2019/10/31/media-kit-wvu-rockefeller-neuroscience-institute-first-in-u-s-to-use-deep-brain-stimulation-to-fight-opioid-addiction Many people struggle for years...

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