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February 27, 2023
Workplace Injuries, Opioids and Addiction

Many people who work in high-stress environments also use substances recreationally, including opioids. Many people with opioid use disorder started […]

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February 7, 2023
Meth and Fentanyl: A Dangerous Combination

Meth and fentanyl are two drugs that have different effects. Methamphetamine is a highly addictive stimulant drug made from chemicals […]

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January 20, 2023
California Invests $52 Million In MAT Providers

On January 11, 2022, The Department of Health Care Services (DHCS) awarded $52 million to providers of Medication-Assisted Treatment (MAT) […]

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January 10, 2023
The Hazards of Delta-9 THC

A type of THC extracted from industrial hemp has appeared across the US. Called Delta-9 THC, the extract promises users […]

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January 9, 2023
Xylazine Added to Street Drugs Is as Dangerous As Fentanyl

Health authorities have scrambled to meet the challenges posed by fentanyl and help prevent overdoses. But, just as they’re beginning […]

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December 16, 2022
Justice Dept, DEA Say Social Media Companies Need to Help Fight Fentanyl

Drug dealing has gone high-tech, especially during the pandemic. It's easy for people to set up an account on apps […]

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December 15, 2022
So-Called California Fentanyl Kingpin Indicted for Drug Trafficking

A 36-year-old man in Cerritos, California, known as the "California fentanyl kingpin," was charged by a grand jury for his […]

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December 7, 2022
Influx of Fake Adderall Pills Laced with Fentanyl

With the fentanyl crisis, there is a lot of bad news to go around. The drug is found in six […]

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November 16, 2022
Fentanyl Addiction Can Make Detox More Difficult

Addiction to opioids comes with many symptoms, including painful and uncomfortable withdrawal symptoms such as nausea, vomiting, bone pain, shivers, […]

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November 11, 2022
Harm Reduction and MAT in Addiction Recovery

Harm reduction is a term you have if you’re familiar with opioid addiction. It’s one of many tools meant to […]

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