Vanderbilt University authors say that the focus on mental illness after rare, mass shootings misdirects the conversation. The focus should be on everyday gun violence.
Analyzing Twitter posts may help measure mental health trends after dramatic events such as natural disasters and military conflicts
Under the Affordable Care Act, health plans are selling policies through online exchanges, and Mental Health America compared how such plans cover behavioral-health medications
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The National Institutes of Health (NIH) has announced more than $11 million over three years to support research exploring the use of social media to advance the scientific understanding, prevention, and treatment of substance use and addiction.
NCQA's 2014 quality report notes declines in behavioral health quality measures among health plans. The group will track additional data in the future.
Can hoarding be described as an evolutionary mismatch?
Counties with Medicaid and/or block grant funding to reimburse for office-based buprenorphine use have more credentialed, waivered physicians
The National Survey on Drug Use and Health shows illicit drug use is down 24% over the past decade
Experts are interested in how relaxed marijuana laws might affect trends in workplace test results in coming years
Electronic cigarettes can be seen as harm reduction or just a new way to experience nicotine
Attorneys have higher rates of substance use, and new research aims to quantify the issue and develop solutions
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