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These data are consistent with a recent study reporting expansion was not associated with an increase in methadone-involved overdose deaths.
Amid this crisis, state and local government officials have enacted laws and ordinances that make clean syringes harder to get.
In 2022, reported use of any illicit drug within the past year remained at or significantly below pre-pandemic levels for all grades.
Authorities encourage more health care providers to prescribe buprenorphine for people trying to overcome opioid addiction.
Current guidelines recommend antiviral treatment regardless of alcohol use.
Most hepatitis A infections in recent years have been seen in people who use drugs and people experiencing homelessness.
Researchers saw a particularly alarming increase in deaths from alcohol-related cirrhosis in people ages 24 to 35.
Heavy alcohol use among people with hepatitis B or C increased the risk of liver cancer.
The legislation is a meaningful and tangible step towards addressing the substance use and viral hepatitis syndemic.
Sobriety restrictions on hepatitis C treatments hinder our ability to properly address the viral hepatitis and overdose syndemic.
The White House strategy embraces syringe services, access to housing and naloxone as three science-based approaches.
Pickings for concurrent treatment are slim in Ending the HIV Epidemic rural communities.
Experts recommend no more than two drinks for men or one drink for women per day.
Now that the dam has broken, it may not be long before additional overdose prevention centers open around the country.
People with HIV had fewer cirrhosis-related complications but greater healthcare utilization.
Patients with alcoholic liver disease often must complete a period of sobriety before they can get on a transplant waiting list.
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