opioid addiction engagement

USDA announces investments in telemedicine projects addressing opioid emergency

United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) announced that telemedicine projects that address opioid emergency in rural communities will be awarded with funds.

Commissioner Scott Gottlieb is resigning

Food and Drug Administration Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D., submitted his resignation.

FDA plans to leverage data analytics and updated policies to combat opioid abuse

The FDA plans to put in more efforts to address opioid abuse in 2019 by utilizing data analytics, enhancing research and innovation.

Researchers develop blood test to determine patients’ severity of pain

Researchers at the Indiana University School of Medicine in Indianapolis have developed a blood test that can determine a patient’s pain severity..

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.