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What Factors Promote Recovery in Postpartum Women with Opioid Use Disorder?

While many women with substance use disorders can achieve abstinence during pregnancy, the postpartum period is a time of increased vulnerability to relapse.  The first year postpartum is a particularly vulnerable time for women with opioid use disorder (OUD).  Relapse is common, and studies have noted increased rates of both fatal and non-fatal overdoses during… Read More »

Australia’s opioid crisis: “We have an epidemic on our hands”

Australia’s opioid crisis: “We have an epidemic on our hands” Health professionals have warned Australia is on track for an opioid crisis as the country faces skyrating rates of opioid prescriptions and related deaths. Gross warning about eyelash extensions 0:46 Tips for keeping your medicine cabinet organised _ Kidspot x Chemist2U 2:16 Australian girl battles… Read More »