A study in JAMA Psychiatry has found that a smartphone-based application could benefit patients in continuing care for alcohol use disorders.
Use of electronic-cigarettes (e-cigarettes) does not increase the rate of smoking cessation or reduce cigarette consumption after one year.
Use of nicotine patches, compared with placebo patches, does not increase the smoking cessation rate among pregnant women
The majority of Americans who die due to excessive alcohol use are working-age adults.
Methadone should not be considered a drug of first choice for chronic pain, says the AAPM.
Maintenance treatment of opioid dependence, as part of a complete treatment plan to include counseling and psychosocial support.
Among older moderate drinkers, those who sometimes engage in binge drinking have an increased total mortality risk.
Learn more about the pharmacological effects of mixing alcohol and medications.