Barriers to care cause drug overdose and death epidemic to deepen
Illicit drugs are fueling the overdose epidemic. A new AMA report makes clear how physicians, payers, policymakers and others can help save lives.
Trends on overdose deaths require specific actions, all-hands approach
With a report issued today detailing the horrific toll of the nation’s overdose and death epidemic, the AMA calls for an all-hands approach to help save lives.
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Top news stories from AMA Morning Rounds®: Week of Aug. 29, 2022
In the news: Bivalent COVID boosters gets FDA approval, new fentanyl pills target youth, decline in new monkeypox cases and more.
Sept. 2, 2022: National Advocacy Update
International Overdose Awareness Day underscores urgent need for change and more in the latest National Advocacy Update.
Bobby Mukkamala, MD, on tangible actions to reverse the overdose epidemic [Podcast]
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. Listen to podcast updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing actions to reverse the overdose epidemic.
Bobby Mukkamala, MD, on tangible actions to reverse the overdose epidemic
The AMA is leading the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. See video updates on how the AMA is fighting COVID-19 by discussing actions to reverse the overdose epidemic.
AMA statement on overdose deaths reaching over 100,000 in past year
The AMA again is asking state and federal policymakers to embrace steps that will save lives by ensuring evidence-based treatment and harm reduction to patients.
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