Category: Opioid

Does Research Support the Use of Medical Marijuana for Opioid Crisis?

The thought of legalized cannabis helping to address the opioid crisis has caused a lot of enthusiasm and hope.  Opioid misuse has declined in recent times while cannabis use has...

Opioid Use During Pregnancy and Associated Risks

Opioid use Disorder during pregnancy can pose a number of consequences for the unborn baby.  Usage of opioids by expecting mothers, which include codeine, morphine, and oxycodone, can cause the...