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Michael Phelps and Allison Schmitt Named Honorary Chairpersons for SAMHSA’s National Children’s Mental Health Awareness Day 2017

From SAMHSA February 14, 2017 Olympic champions Michael Phelps, the world’s most decorated Olympian, and Allison Schmitt, an eight–time Olympic medalist, are partnering with the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) over the next year to focus attention … Continue reading

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Study Finds One in Four High School E-Cigarette Users Have Tried “Dripping”

From NIH A study of high school students found that one in four teens reported using e-cigarettes for “dripping,” a practice in which users produce and inhale vapors by placing drops of e-liquids directly onto heated atomizer coils. In a … Continue reading

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In Brief: Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs: A Guide For Healthcare Providers

This resource explains the emergence and purpose of prescription drug monitoring programs (PDMPs) and describes how PDMP use can enhance clinical decision making. It discusses how PDMPs improve individual patient safety while also helping decrease prescription drug misuse and unintentional … Continue reading

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