A multi-part series, “The Price of Addiction,” in the Portland Business Journal is a carefully reported and clearly written set of articles that tackle a tough issue — one that needs more attention in our region and across the country. Reporter Elizabeth Hayes, who covers healthcare for the newspaper, does a real service with her straightforward coverage. The Q&A with CODA’s Alison Noice is a valuable primer for anyone interested in the treatment of opioid addiction.
A riveting account of the path of addiction
A very powerful–and possibly for some people, upsetting–depiction and discussion of opioid addiction has been posted by The New York Times. The multi-media feature is crafted from comments by countless people who have lived with …
Opioid addiction treatment in the news
Dec 3 – The science (and stigma) of Suboxone, or buprenorphine, a drug used to treat opioid addiction is making headlines across the news blogosphere, following a series in The New York Times. The local view …