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addiction

Painkiller nation?
Published Oct 22, 2015
School of Public Health study finds that most Americans use painkillers but also see abuse as a serious issue / School of Public Health
Nicotine Fix
Addiction predisposition?
Published Sept 11, 2015
Small study sheds light on earliest stages of nicotine addiction / Hopkins Medicine
On drugs
Addiction: Medical condition or 'moral failing'?
Published Oct 1, 2014
Drug addiction viewed more negatively than mental illness, study shows / School of Public Health
Pill talk
Clinton urges action on prescription drug abuse
Published May 16, 2014
Former president speaks at School of Public Health town hall meeting
Buzz kill
Caffeine overload
Published Feb 7, 2014
There are potentially serious side effects of caffeine overuse, withdrawal, experts say
Your brain on drugs
Published Aug 2, 2013
Researchers gain insight into how brain learns cocaine addiction / Hopkins Medicine