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January 16, 2024
Opioid Use Disorder and Young Adults

Opioid use disorder among young adults has been a concerning issue, with more young adults overdosing than ever in the […]

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January 10, 2024
The Brain and Fentanyl: Its Effects

Fentanyl is a potent synthetic opioid primarily used for pain management, especially during sedation or with people who experience severe […]

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December 21, 2023
Supporting a Loved One with Opioid Use Disorder This Holiday

What can you do if a loved one confesses they're having a problem with their opioid use? Supporting a loved […]

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December 20, 2023
Opioid Use Disorder and Chronic Pain

Opioid use disorder (OUD) and chronic pain are complex issues that often occur together, posing significant challenges for patients and […]

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December 7, 2023
Fentanyl-Laced Pills Increasingly a Danger to Young People

Fentanyl-laced pills are increasingly causing overdoses among young people throughout the country as well as in North Carolina, and it […]

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November 28, 2023
North Carolina’s Medicaid Expansion: Hope for Those Battling Drug Addiction

In a significant move towards addressing the drug addiction crisis in North Carolina, the state is inching closer to expanding […]

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November 27, 2023
The Hidden Dangers of Fentanyl in Marijuana

In the ongoing battle against substance abuse, a new and alarming trend has emerged: the presence of fentanyl in marijuana. […]

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November 21, 2023
North Carolina’s Bold Legislative Response to Tackle the Fentanyl Crisis

In a powerful response to the escalating fentanyl crisis, the North Carolina Senate has introduced a bill that aims to […]

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October 25, 2023
5 Types of Behavioral Therapy for Opioid Use Disorder

Behavioral therapy is crucial in treating Opioid Use Disorder (OUD) as part of a comprehensive approach that often includes medication-assisted […]

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October 24, 2023
Pregnancy and Opioid Use Disorder

Treatment for addiction during pregnancy is a sensitive issue, as it involves addressing the mother's addiction and ensuring the safety […]

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