All opioids

Acupuncture with needles showing.

October 5, 2020

$7.1M grant to review opioid alternatives to treating sickle cell disease pain

Five-year study looks at acupuncture and guided meditation to manage sickle cell disease pain

September 16, 2020

One in 10 older dental patients inappropriately prescribed opioids

Combinations with psychiatric meds among most dangerous

Neck pain on patient.

November 20, 2019

A new link between migraines, opioid overuse may be key to treating pain

Using opioids to treat migraines needs reevaluation

October 28, 2019

Health equity for communities hard-hit by substance use

Jane Addams College of Social Work offers Integrated Substance Use Disorder Training Program

NIH HEAL Initiative Graphic

October 3, 2019

UIC researchers tackle opioid use among kidney disease patients

NIH awards UIC $2.8 million

Pharmacy; pills; medications

June 7, 2019

Naloxone access law in Pennsylvania falls short

UIC study finds many Philadelphia pharmacies fail to implement state’s standing order

June 6, 2019

US Surgeon General to speak Friday at UIC during opioid conference

Federal officials to address third annual opioid conference attendees

spilled bottle of prescription pills

May 24, 2019

US dentists out prescribe UK dentists when it comes to opioids

New study looked at patterns in 2016, a peak year in the US opioid crisis

Lawrence A. Tabak

October 4, 2018

NIH deputy director addresses ways to combat opioid crisis

NIH research initiative aims to combat public health crisis of opioid misuse

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