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FROM PILLS TO POWDER: 1 IN 3 HIGH SCHOOL SENIORS WHO MISUSED PRESCRIPTION OPIOIDS LATER USED HEROIN

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(AGENPARL) – ANN ARBOR (MICHIGAN), mer 21 ottobre 2020 Nearly one-third of students who reported misusing prescription opioids as high school seniors between 1997 and 2000, but did not have a history of medical use, later used heroin by age 35, according to a University of Michigan study. The research......
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IS THE RISE IN ILLICIT OPIOIDS AFFECTING LABOR SUPPLY AND DISABILITY CLAIMING RATES?

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(AGENPARL) – BETHESDA (MARYLAND), ven 02 ottobre 2020 Source: RAND Corporation. Published: 9/2020. This 63-page paper examines how the recent transition of the opioid crisis from prescription opioids to more prevalent misuse of illicit opioids, such as heroin and fentanyl, altered labor supply behavior and disability insurance claiming rates. It......
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FDA’S RISK EVALUATION AND MITIGATION STRATEGIES: UNCERTAIN EFFECTIVENESS IN ADDRESSING THE OPIOID CRISIS

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(AGENPARL) – WASHINGTON (DC), mar 29 settembre 2020 09-25-2020 | OEI-01-17-00510 | Complete Report WHY WE DID THIS STUDY While the opioid crisis continued with nearly 47,000 deaths in 2018, FDA used Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies (REMS) as tools to mitigate misuse and abuse of opioids. (A REMS is......
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LOOK BEYOND OPIOIDS TO SOLVE NATIONAL SUBSTANCE USE EPIDEMIC

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(AGENPARL) – WORCESTER (MASSACHUSETTS), sab 29 agosto 2020 Overcoming the nation’s opioid epidemic will require clinicians to look beyond opioids, new research from Oregon Health & Science University suggests. The study reveals that among patients who participated in an in-hospital addiction medicine intervention at OHSU, three-quarters came into the hospital......
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PLACENTA CAN INDICATE HOW BODY RESPONDS TO OPIOIDS DURING PREGNANCY

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(AGENPARL) – WORCESTER (MASSACHUSETTS), mer 26 agosto 2020 Scientists at the University of Missouri have discovered possible biological markers that they hope could one day help identify the presence of an opioid use disorder during human pregnancy. Cheryl S. Rosenfeld, an author on the study, said women often take opioids......
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ILLICIT FENTANYL, STIMULANTS FOUND IN MAJORITY OF OVERDOSE DEATHS IN BC

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(AGENPARL) – WORCESTER (MASSACHUSETTS), lun 24 agosto 2020 Nonprescribed fentanyl and stimulants were the primary contributors to overdose mortality, while few people had prescribed opioids in their systems, according to new toxicology research in CMAJ (Canadian Medical Association Journal). “With health professional organizations introducing guidelines to reduce prescribing of opioids......
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OPIOID USE IN MEDICARE PART D CONTINUED TO DECLINE IN 2019, BUT VIGILANCE IS NEEDED AS COVID-19 RAISES NEW CONCERNS

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(AGENPARL) – WASHINGTON (DC), lun 17 agosto 2020 08-13-2020 | OEI-02-20-00320 | Complete Report WHY OIG DID THIS REVIEW The United States has been grappling with the opioid crisis for several years. In 2018, nearly 47,000 opioid-related overdose deaths occurred in the United States. OIG has been tracking opioid use......
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PATIENTS TAKING LONG-TERM OPIOIDS PRODUCE ANTIBODIES AGAINST THE DRUGS

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(AGENPARL) – WORCESTER (MASSACHUSETTS), lun 17 agosto 2020 MADISON, Wis. — University of Wisconsin-Madison scientists have discovered that a majority of back-pain patients they tested who were taking opioid painkillers produced anti-opioid antibodies. These antibodies may contribute to some of the negative side effects of long-term opioid use. Existing antibodies......

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