Published by Addiction Policy Forum July 17, 2018 -- Washington, DC — Addiction Policy Forum, a national nonprofit focused on implementing a comprehensive response to addiction, launched an animated video series — ADDICTION — that turns the science of addiction into stories that stick. The series is made up of two-to-three minute educational episodes that aim to...

7/17/2018 Vilakshan Alambyan, MD1; Jonathan Pace, MD2; Benjamin Miller, MD3; et al published in JAMA Importance  Opioid addiction affects approximately 2.4 million Americans. Nearly 1 million individuals, including a growing subset of 21 000 minors, abuse heroin. Its annual cost within the United States amounts to $51 billion. Inhaled heroin use represents a global phenomenon and is approaching epidemic...