The face of the opioid crisis has been largely suburban and white, which has threatened to obscure the challenges that African-Americans continue to experience in treatment.
A RAND study suggests that many young enrollees in California medical marijuana programs were joining for reasons of convenience rather than legitimate medical concerns.
Recovery Unplugged treatment facilities will be the sites for a trial evaluating an auricular device that could ease the painful symptoms associated with opiate withdrawal.
Actor/author Cameron Douglas will deliver a keynote address on his recovery from addiction at both NCAD East in Baltimore and West in Anaheim in 2020.
Prominent addiction medicine and research leader Mark Gold, MD has joined the board of directors at outpatient treatment organization Spero Health.