News

NOV
24

Separating Side Effects Could Hold Key for Safer Opioids

Separating Side Effects Could Hold Key for Safer Opioids
NIH-funded scientists may have revealed brain functions in pre-clinical research that widen the safety margin for opioid pain relief without overdose ...
Continue reading
  243 Hits
243 Hits
NOV
22

Some Experts Question Opioid Commission’s Marijuana Warning

Some Experts Question Opioid Commission’s Marijuana Warning
The chair of President Trump’s Opioid Commission warned about the dangers of marijuana, in a letter accompanying the release of the commission’s final...
Continue reading
  246 Hits
246 Hits
NOV
21

Veterans Especially Hard Hit by Opioid Epidemic

Veterans Especially Hard Hit by Opioid Epidemic
The opioid epidemic has taken an especially heavy toll on U.S. veterans, Reuters reports. Veterans are twice as likely as non-veterans to die from acc...
Continue reading
  261 Hits
261 Hits
NOV
21

FDA Issues Advisory About Deadly Risks Associated With Herb Kratom

FDA Issues Advisory About Deadly Risks Associated With Herb Kratom
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) advised consumers to avoid using the herb kratom, citing 36 known deaths associated with products containing th...
Continue reading
  270 Hits
270 Hits
NOV
19

Long-Acting and Daily Medications to Treat Opioid Addiction Found Equally Effective

Long-Acting and Daily Medications to Treat Opioid Addiction Found Equally Effective
A new study finds a long-acting medication and a short-term drug that must be taken daily are equally effective in treating opioid addiction. Research...
Continue reading
  266 Hits
266 Hits
NOV
19

DEA Rule Allows Criminal Prosecution for Fentanyl Trafficking

DEA Rule Allows Criminal Prosecution for Fentanyl Trafficking
The Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will classify illicit versions of fentanyl at the same level as heroin, Reuters reports. The action will mak...
Continue reading
  359 Hits
359 Hits
NOV
16

Teens Dependent on Marijuana and Alcohol Struggle with Success Later in Life

Teens Dependent on Marijuana and Alcohol Struggle with Success Later in Life
Teens who are dependent on marijuana and alcohol struggle to achieve hallmarks of adult success, such as graduating from college, getting married, hav...
Continue reading
  404 Hits
404 Hits
NOV
16

Teens Dependent on Marijuana and Alcohol Struggle with Success Later in Life

Teens Dependent on Marijuana and Alcohol Struggle with Success Later in Life
Teens who are dependent on marijuana and alcohol struggle to achieve hallmarks of adult success, such as graduating from college, getting married, hav...
Continue reading
  0 Hits
0 Hits
NOV
15

Millions of Dollars Needed for Trump’s Anti-Opioid Ad Campaign, Advocates Say

Millions of Dollars Needed for Trump’s Anti-Opioid Ad Campaign, Advocates Say
The anti-drug ad campaign advocated by President Trump’s opioid commission will need millions of dollars in funding, advocates tell The Hill. It is no...
Continue reading
  616 Hits
616 Hits
NOV
15

Millions of Dollars Needed for Trump’s Anti-Opioid Ad Campaign, Advocates Say

Millions of Dollars Needed for Trump’s Anti-Opioid Ad Campaign, Advocates Say
The anti-drug ad campaign advocated by President Trump’s opioid commission will need millions of dollars in funding, advocates tell The Hill. It is no...
Continue reading
  0 Hits
0 Hits

CICADA LOGO

NCADD Affiliate of logo w

Kenai Office

10200 Kenai Spur Highway
PO Box 882
Kenai, Alaska 99611

(907) 283-3658

Homer Office

1230 Ocean Drive Unit 1
Homer,
Alaska 99603

(907) 235-8001

Copyright © Cook Inlet CADA 2019. All Rights Reserved.

mhpmm.com created and supported website

Search