Bile acids that aid fat digestion are also found to reduce the rewarding properties of cocaine use, according to a new study.
By Erin Schumaker
Women are both uniquely susceptible to prescription opioids and face additional structural barriers to accessing addiction treatment.
Rachael Pomerleau, 40, was prescribed opioids in a medical setting. Her years of addiction have included homelessness, loss of custody of her children and struggles to get the resources she needs.