Published in Law and Health Weekly, September 17th, 2005
The study, conducted at the University of New South Wales, helps to explain why people who use opiates such as heroin have very high rates of anxiety problems, including post-traumatic stress disorder, even after they stop using. That emotional fragility can also make them more likely to start using again.
The study appears in Behavioral Neuroscience. Understanding how opiate users...
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