January 5, 2022

Trying for a Dry January? Here’s what you need to know about abstaining from alcohol for a month

“One of the benefits of Dry January is using it as a way to maybe look at some of your … drinking, and developing new habits,” […]
December 20, 2021

Staying sober this Christmas season

From mulled wine at a carol service to bucks fizz on Christmas morning, alcohol features heavily in many people’s holiday celebrations. But for those in recovery […]
December 2, 2021

Fentanyl test: This strip of paper can help prevent a drug overdose – CNN

It’s a little strip of paper not much longer than 2 inches, and it has the potential to prevent a drug overdose. These strips can detect […]
November 16, 2021

A father’s search for justice after his son’s alcohol death at a UCI fraternity party

Dale Domingo counts every day his son Noah is not alive. The 18-year-old was a freshman at UC Irvine and a new fraternity member when he […]
October 7, 2021

Give incarcerated people evidence-based addiction treatment

You don’t need to be a scientist to recognize that incarcerated individuals are disproportionately impacted by epidemics. The health harms from being incarcerated and the underlying […]
September 8, 2021

The pandemic changed the trajectory of America’s overdose and suicide crises

Overdose deaths surged during Covid-19. But suicides declined. What happened? After years of steadily moving in tandem, two of America’s worst public health trends diverged during […]