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Another Big Health Insurer Loosens Rules For Covering Addiction Treatment

Aetna, one of the nation's largest insurance companies, says that starting in March it will remove what's been a key barrier for patients seeking medication to treat their opioid addiction. The change will apply to all its private insur...Read More

The Disturbing Relationship Between Addiction and ADHD – VICE

This article originally appeared on VICE USEach of Niall Greene's report cards told the same story. He was a good kid, fully capable—but his teachers always added a caveat: "He's easily distracted." "I found an awful lot of difficulty fitt...Read More

Are recreational marijuana and opioid addiction linked? –

White House press secretary Sean Spicer seemed to tie recreational marijuana to the opioid crisisMany experts argue that he may have gotten the opioid epidemic wrong (CNN)As White House press secretary Sean Spicer spoke Thursday about "great...Read More