Substance abuse engagement

Adolescents using cannabis are at increased risk for depression

Adolescents using cannabis are at an increasing risk of depression and are more likely to attempt suicide in adulthood.

Walgreens stores sold tobacco products to minors, FDA says

The FDA is putting Walgreens “on notice” for allegedly selling tobacco products to minors at 1,397 of its stores.

Trump speaks about HIV prevention, childhood cancer at State of the Union address

Healthcare got quite a bit of attention during Trump’s State of the Union address.

Chronic pain stated as the main reason for using medical Marijuana

Chronic pain is the most common reason people mention while enrolling in state-approved medical marijuana programs.

Bipartisan Policy Center suggests better integration of clinical, behavioral health data in EHRs

A report from the Bipartisan Policy Center probes into the reasons for- and remedies to- the fact that mental and behavioral health data are poorly integrated with clinical information in electronic health records.