Alcohol/Drug Abuse

Heavy Alcohol Use Strongly Associated with Risk of Early-onset Colorectal Cancer, Study Finds
June 01, 2022

New research shows excessive alcohol use is strongly associated with an increased risk for colorectal cancer, regardless of genetic risk.

The Role of Healthcare Professionals and Future Directions
March 30, 2022

The panel concludes our discussion with the role healthcare providers play today in the treatment of opioid overdose and what needs to change for the future.

Patient Case 2 Discussion
March 30, 2022

Our experts provide their expertise on Patient Case 2 and how they would proceed with treatment.

Patient Case 2: 49-Year-Old Man With Suspected Opioid Overdose
March 30, 2022

Dr Torrington moves on to Patient Case 2, a 49-year-old man found semi-responsive with a suspected opioid overdose.

Patient Case 1 Discussion
March 22, 2022

The group discusses Patient Case 1 and how they would treat in this scenario.

Patient Case 1: 27-Year-Old Man With Car Accident Injuries
March 22, 2022

Matthew A. Torrington, MD, introduces our first patient case, a 27-year-old man presenting with injuries from a car accident.

Educating Family on Naloxone and Overdoses
March 15, 2022

A group of specialists discuss overdoses and treatment with naloxone so family and caregivers are prepared for the future and for treatment.

Dealing With a Fentanyl Overdose
March 15, 2022

Dr Kosten describe how to deal with a fentanyl overdose.

Approaches to Pain Management
March 01, 2022

Four experts delve into pain management and how opioid abuse factors into their decision-making.

The Opioid Epidemic and Fentanyl
March 01, 2022

A panel of experts discuss the parameters of the opioid epidemic and the role fentanyl plays within it.