Nora D. Volkow

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Salem News
The opioid epidemic blanketing our nationincreasing misuse of prescription opioid pain relievers poses a myriad of serio
The opioid epidemic blanketing our nation
Salem News / Posted 16 days ago
increasing misuse of prescription opioid pain relievers poses a myriad of serious public health consequences," said Nora D. Volkow, MD, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse. She continued to explain, "These include increases in... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Children's pain too often overlooked and untreated, experts sayis scant. Veterinary schools require “at least five times more education on how
Children's pain too often overlooked and untreated, experts say
The Globe and Mail / Posted 21 days ago
is scant. Veterinary schools require “at least five times more education on how to handle pain” than medical schools, Dr. Nora D. Volkow, the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, said. As recently as the 1980s, babies would routinely... Read more
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News-Medical-Net
Study finds dramatic increase in nonmedical use of prescription opioids in the U.S.increasing misuse of prescription opioid pain relievers poses a myriad of serio
Study finds dramatic increase in nonmedical use of prescription opioids in the U.S.
News-Medical-Net / Posted 1 months ago
increasing misuse of prescription opioid pain relievers poses a myriad of serious public health consequences," said Nora D. Volkow, M.D., director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), which contributed funding for the study.... Read more

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