Opioid Abuse and Misuse

Recent Articles

Sep 13, 2018

The stigma surrounding opioid-use disorder stands in the way of ending the opioid epidemic. Find out how to overcome stigma and effectively treat opioid-use disorder.

Sep 06, 2018

When it comes to safe medication storage, patients should secure prescription drugs as they would jewelry or cash.

Aug 31, 2018

Be ready to answer your patients’ questions about naloxone, respond to resistance and reduce lingering stigma. Here’s how to talk with patients about this difficult topic.

Aug 22, 2018

Involving loved ones can help them cope and understand what effective treatment looks like. Learn more about family opioid treatment.

Aug 10, 2018

Patient-centered decision-making can help physicians resolve ethical issues in pain management that arise when prescribing opioids or treating substance-use disorder.