The review authors sought to elucidate the neurological harms of methamphetamine, which are well-documented but poorly understood.
The researchers studied mothers of infants with neonatal abstinence syndrome and/or prenatal substance exposure and whether they received treatment for substance use disorder.
Findings based on survey taken before, during COVID-19 pandemic, but actual use did not decline as dramatically
Study data published in PLoS One suggest that gender minority (GM) adolescents may engage in substance use more frequently than their peers.
With overdose deaths spiking during the early months of the COVID-19 pandemic, data was not disaggregated by month, race/ethnicity, or other social attributes. The study investigators utilized data from emergency medical services in racial/ethnic, social, and geographic trends in overdose-related cardiac arrests.
With substance use disorders being associated with high impulsivity and sensation seeking, this study aimed to clarify whether impulsivity-related traits and sensation seeking predict substance-related problems.
The researchers’ goal was to determine the effectiveness of a text message program vs only assessment for vaping cessation among young adults.
Postpartum mental health visits were higher during the COVID-19 pandemic than expected based on prepandemic patterns.
The researchers were trying to determine what patterns of opioid prescribing follow the first opioid prescription in a cohort of opioid-naive youths aged 10-21 years?
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