From 2011 to 2017, there was an increase in the total annual number of binge drinks per adult who reported binge drinking.
Researchers looked at data for 18,318 physicians who received opioid use disorder medication promotions, totaling $9.6 million during the study period.
Alcohol-attributable death rates were highest in Eastern Europe, sub-Saharan Africa, and countries with low human development indices (HDIs). Across countries, alcohol use disproportionately affected young people and men.
Medicaid expansion is associated with a reduction in total opioid overdose deaths and with increases in methadone-related mortality.
Patients perception of poor sleep differ from EEG-reported results.
Adolescents who report misusing prescription opioids are more likely to have engaged in a range of other risky behaviors.
Data from the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention may be underreporting overdose deaths caused by opioids and other drugs.
Researchers conducted a case-control study to examine the associations between polygenic risk scores for schizophrenia and other mental disorders with the development of cannabis use disorder.
Twelfth-grade binge drinking predicts early adulthood risky driving practices and high-risk drinking in early adulthood.
Cannabis use among patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) is more likely where cannabis laws are more permissive.