• Q&A: What Are We Doing About the Opioid Crisis?

    6 monthes ago - By Web MD

    Scientists at the NIH, the nation's chief medical research agency, are working on solutions for addressing the public health crisis by investigating new and better ways to prevent opioid abuse, to treat opioid use disorders and to manage pain.
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  • Q&A: What Should We Be Doing About the Opioid Crisis?

    Q&A: What Should We Be Doing About the Opioid Crisis?

    6 monthes ago - By Web MD

    Kennedy has also tried to draw the connection between addiction and mental health. While in the U.S. House of Representatives, Kennedy sponsored legislation that requires insurance companies to treat mental illness, depression and addiction the same as they treat illnesses of the body. The bill, known as the Mental Health Parity and Addiction Equity Act, was signed into law in 2008.
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