U.S. Justice Department Alleges Walmart’s ‘Illegal’ Rx Practices A Major Driver of The Opioid...

"As one of the largest pharmacy chains and wholesale drug distributors in the country, Walmart had the responsibility and the means to help prevent...

Signs of Hope for 2021

2020 is almost over…and I’m sure many of you are thinking the same thing: Thank God! COVID-19 has been brutal this year. A worldwide pandemic...
COVID and Ohio

Will The Arrival Of A COVID Vaccine Curtail The Rise Of Overdose Deaths In...

Health officials and drug treatment experts were alarmed this fall to learn that 548 Ohioans had died of drug overdoses in May of 2020,...
Kipu CEO Blog Grim 2020

A Grim 2020 Year-End Outlook Reflects The Crushing Collision of Opioid Deaths and The...

It's Time For A National Focus. Massive job loss, treatment disruption, prolonged social isolation and deepening hopelessness have derailed many struggling to find recovery. After nearly a year of pain, the crisis is getting worse.
Medical Pills

The Ongoing, Complex Question of Medication Assisted Treatment

MAT: The use of MAT in treating opioid addiction is exploding -- and controversial. A few facts...  I've been fielding many questions regarding MAT lately... ...and...
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NJ responds to 48-hour “window of highest risk” for opioid overdoses.

Just In: New Jersey legislature authorizes its paramedics to administer buprenorphine to patients after reviving them, for a “softer landing.” A Paradigm Shift Amid a...

America’s current opioid crisis is the symptom of a larger, deeper problem.

Over the 100 counties with the highest fatal drug overdose rates in the U.S., more than 75% are within the heart of Appalachia or...
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SAMHSA’s Grim Numbers; The Opioid Crisis Hits the White House Homepage

A Deepening Crisis in America Updated Numbers from SAMHSA: Hope, but the battle rages on. The latest dispatch from SAMHSA isn't pretty... The opioid crisis...

The “Third Wave” of The Opioid Crisis: Fentanyl.

Fentanyl-involved deaths soar in the U.S. A Frightening Report from The Centers for Disease Control. Two weeks ago, on March 14, The Centers for Disease...
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Eating Disorders

Eating Disorders: No long shrouded in darkness January 09, 2019 CEO Blog  It’s not clear if we’re seeing an increase in eating disorder cases or simply a...