Field study supports lasting mood benefits of psychedelics


Psilocybin induces time-dependent changes in global functional connectivity: Psi-induced changes in brain connectivity

(Full text paper in Biological Psychiatry​)


​CBD oil off limits for service members


​Study: Medical cannabis may not ease sleep problems, especially for regular users

Read the abstract here in BMJ Journals  


​Coalition of experts create new guidelines for older adults with substance use disorders


America’s favorite poison: Whatever happened to the anti-alcohol movement?


Marijuana risky for people taking common heart medications 


LAST WEEKS'S STORIES


Americans drinking more now than just before prohibition


​Binge drinking is on the rise: What to know about the risks


​College students use more marijuana in legal states, binge drink less


​Scant evidence that pharmaceutical CBD or medicinal cannabis can reduce symptoms of mental disorders

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Methamphetamine passes marijuana as most-submitted drug to Tennessee Bureau of Investigation


Medicaid expansion and opioid deaths


Sad people more prone to become chain smokers 


​Study: Binge drinking on the rise, officials believe new drinks hide alcohol taste


Drug test results signal great concern over methamphetamine trend


Death by alcohol: More people are dying from drinking too much


​Kids see you when you're drinking and take note, according to Dutch study


Eating cannabis also carries risks warn doctors: 'Legal does not necessarily mean safe'​


PAST ARTICLES

Participation in a hospital incentive program for follow-up treatment for opioid use disorder

(Full text research letter from JAMA) 


​Ambien alternative? FDA approves insomnia drug that improves sleep in seniors


Pharmacists can help fill the naloxone dispensing gap


From the Darknet to Snapchat dealers: This was the decade of Internet drugs


Why some churches are taking bold steps to treat opioid addiction — and what’s holding others back


Is CBD a cure-all?


Psilocybin sessions: Psychedelics could help people with addiction and anxiety









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January 19-25, 2020