New York removes cap on detox beds to fight opioid crisis

New York removes cap on detox beds to fight opioid crisis

The mayhem caused by opioid addiction in the United States has led to a huge shortage of beds in hospitals and health care centers. While many are losing lives due to drug overdose, others are surrendering to the health consequences of addiction due to lack of treatment. Surveys show that many patients are unable to get treatment due to non-allotment of beds by the hospitals. Continue reading

Innovative ideas presented at the Ohio Opioid Science Challenge to curb menace of opioid crises

Innovative ideas presented at the Ohio Opioid Science Challenge to curb menace of opioid crises

While the federal authorities and think tanks are working hard to bring the opioid crisis in the United States under control, researchers, service providers, and individuals are also doing their bit in contributing towards this task, with their innovations and inventions. In this context, a global technology challenge was organized in Ohio, for which hundreds of ideas were submitted from across the U.S. Continue reading