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  • Neonatal Abstinence Syndrome

    Neonatal abstinence syndrome (NAS) occurs when a baby is exposed to drugs in the womb. After birth, the baby goes…

  • Safe Use, Storage, and Disposal of Opioid Drugs

    Opioid pain relievers (opioids) are used to manage acute and chronic pain. These medicines are powerful pain relievers, but they…

  • Opioid Addiction

    Opioids are a type of medicine often used to help relieve pain. They work by lowering the number of pain…

  • Video: Safe Use of Opioids

    Opioids are common pain medicines that can be addictive and even deadly if misused. On average, 115 Americans die every…

  • Substance Abuse

    Learn about how to tell whether you have an addiction to alcohol or other drugs, and how you can stop…