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The 100-Patient Limit

On Capitol Hill, 2014 was the year of the opioid epidemic. I heard that from...

Re-regulation of Brain Reward Systems Over Time

A recent article in the Journal of Addiction Medicine documenting...

Again

Again, a study comes out, based on the idea that things cause addiction...

Questions

I give a lot of talks on addiction, and I try to improve them each time to...

What’s Addiction and What’s Normal

I recently recommended a compilation of 11 TED talks to my Twitter...

What Everyone Knows

I hear people talking all the time about what everyone knows....

Why I’m Helping Fund a Kickstarter Movie

I’ve never done this before. But I’m doing it now. I clicked on...

The Origin of Stigma in Addiction

Some estimates of the prevalence of addiction, broadly defined to include...

The Difference Between a Drug and a Medication

This is probably the second most important question in the field of...

Cortex vs Midbrain Redux

A colleague sent me an a paper by a group from Duke concerning how the...