The Rise of Investment and Consolidation in Addiction Treatment
Substance abuse and co-occurring disorders such as depression and anxiety are at the forefront of a national health crises facing the United States.
In Shadow of Pandemic, U.S. Substance Abuse Drug Overdose Deaths Resurge to Record
Drug deaths in America, which fell for the first time in 25 years in 2018, rose to record numbers in 2019 and are continuing to climb, a resurgence that is being complicated and perhaps worsened by the coronavirus pandemic.
What’s behind the historic spike in drug overdose deaths under COVID-19
In a year when the coronavirus has racked up an unbearable death toll, recent preliminary data from the federal government suggests an overlap with another staggering figure: More Americans died from drug overdose in a 12-month period than at any other point in history.
Alcohol deaths hit record high during Covid pandemic
Deaths caused by alcohol hit a new high during the first nine months of 2020, provisional figures for England and Wales show.