' Startling' Increase in Alcohol-Induced Deaths'Startling' Increase in Alcohol-Induced Deaths

Alcohol-induced deaths in the US have increased substantially over the years and have recently accelerated, prompting calls for urgent action.Medscape Medical News
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If you need alcohol treatment while practicing physical distancing, there are several professionally led treatment and mutual-support group options available to you:Professionally led treatmentMany healthcare professionals and programs have offered telehealth alcohol treatment for years. These are phone or video sessions for talk therapy or medical care.  Now, with the COVID-19 emergency, more providers are offering telehealth services. Medicare and other insurers are expanding coverage of telehealth services as well. Check with your insurance company about coverage.
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Publication date: Available online 1 April 2020Source: Catalysis CommunicationsAuthor(s): Chaoyang Fan, Ruiyi Wang, Peng Kong, Xiaoyu Wang, Jie Wang, Xiaochao Zhang, Zhanfeng Zheng
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New J. Chem., 2020, Accepted Manuscript DOI: 10.1039/D0NJ00959H, PaperKai Sheng, baoqian ji, Lei Feng, Yanmin Su, Marko Jagodic, Zvonko Jaglicic, Di Sun The reaction of one equivalent of 1,2-bis-(3,5-dimethylpyrazol-1-yl)-ethane-1,2-diol (H2bdped) with two equivalents of Ni(OAc)2 •4H2O afforded a hexanuclear nickel(II) cluster [Ni6(bdped)2(OAc)8(H2O)4]•6EtOH (SD/Ni6a). The single-crystal X-ray diffraction (SCXRD) structural analysis reveals the one-dimensional... The content of this RSS Feed (c) The Royal Society of Chemistry
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The use of alcohol and other drugs has been identified as a significant factor related to suicide through multiple pathways. This paper highlights current understanding of their contributions to suicide in Canada and identifies opportunities for enhancing ...
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BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES: There is a well-established causal link between substance use and intimate partner violence (IPV) perpetration and victimization. However, little is known about the complex emerging relationship between cannabis use and IPV. Beca...
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BACKGROUND: Comorbid alcohol use disorder (AUD) is common among patients with major depressive disorder (MDD), and often complicates presentation and treatment. However, there is a scarcity of clinical studies investigating the characteristics and outcome ...
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Numerous cases of e-cigarette, or vaping, associated lung injury (EVALI) have recently prompted an investigation of the outbreak in the US [1]. Only two non-fatal cases have been reported so far in Europe: one case of hypersensitivity pneumonia in the ...
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We describe the sudden death of a middle-aged man while having a sauna under the influence of α-pyrrolidinovalerophenone (α-PVP) (PM blood concentration: 0.8 mg/L), amphetamine (0.34 mg/L), and other drugs (buprenorphine, benzodiazepines), and engaging...
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OBJECTIVES: Numerous states within the USA have legalized cannabis for medical or non-medical (adult/recreational) use. With the increased availability and use of cannabis, occupational and environmental exposures to secondhand cannabis smoke (SHCS) raise ...
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OBJECTIVES: Recent guidelines advise limiting opioid prescriptions for acute pain to a three-day supply; however, scant literature quantifies opioid use patterns after an emergency department (ED) visit. We sought to describe opioid consumption patterns af...
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