Tag: substance use disorder

Letter to the editor: Marijuana on the brain— a concern

| February 1, 2018 | 0 Comments

Dear Editor: Marijuana is one of the most common illegal drugs consumed in the United States. Its use is growing in popularity, especially among young people, partly because of increasing legalization, decriminalization, and the utility of medicinal marijuana. Recreational marijuana differs from medical marijuana in that it has a higher concentration of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC). THC […]

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Obesity and Substance Misuse:  Is There a Relationship?

Obesity and Substance Misuse: Is There a Relationship?

| October 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

by Randy A. Sansone, MD, and Lori A. Sansone, MD R. Sansone is a professor in the Departments of Psychiatry and Internal Medicine at Wright State University School of Medicine in Dayton, OH, and Director of Psychiatry Education at Kettering Medical Center in Kettering, OH. L. Sansone is a civilian family medicine physician and Medical […]

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Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate for the Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults With a History of Depression or History of Substance Use Disorder

Lisdexamfetamine Dimesylate for the Treatment of Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder in Adults With a History of Depression or History of Substance Use Disorder

| February 28, 2011 | 0 Comments

by Scott H. Kollins, PhD; Sharon Youcha, MD; Robert Lasser, MD, MBA; and Michael E. Thase, MD Dr. Kollins is from Duke ADHD Program, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina; Drs. Youcha and Lasser are from Shire Development Inc., Wayne, Pennsylvania; and Dr. Thase is from the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School […]

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