Training: Addressing the Opioid Overdose: Understanding the Role of Prevention

When 08/15/2018 8:30 am - 4:30 pm   Speaker Mitch Moore   Cost Free   Description Prevention plays a critical role in addressing the nation’s opioid […]

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Panola County sues opioid manufacturers, joining growing list of East Texas plaintiffs

By: Meredith Shamburger - Longview News-Journal   CARTHAGE — Panola County has joined a growing list of East Texas counties that are suing opioid manufacturers, […]

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Seniors More Likely to Fall When Taking Opioids After Hospital Treatment: Study

Seniors recovering from trauma after being admitted to hospitals may be more likely to have falls when taking prescribed opioids, according to a new study. &[…]

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Opioid Abuse Rises When Prescriptions Are Renewed

THURSDAY, Jan. 18, 2018 -- How long you take opioid painkillers after surgery is a much stronger risk factor for addiction and overdose than the dosage of […]

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Did You Know?

  According to the National Institute of Drug Abuse, consistent marijuana use that starts in adolescence is associated with a loss of IQ points in […]

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