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Women now drink as much as men — and are prone to sickness sooner

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Entertainment

John Mulaney announces first comedy shows since Pennsylvania rehab stint

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FDA looks to ban menthol cigarettes in order to curb smoking

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Philly's opioid crisis has been worse than ever amid the COVID-19 pandemic

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Alcoholic liver disease cases have spiked during the pandemic, especially among young women

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The COVID-19 pandemic has made it tougher to quit smoking

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Vaping marijuana may be worse for teens than using e-cigarettes or smoking

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Financial incentives improve hospital care for patients with opioid addictions, Penn study finds

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Comedian John Mulaney checks out of Pennsylvania rehab center

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Addiction

Pandemic-fueled alcohol abuse creates wave of hospitalizations for liver disease

Liver Disease Alcoholism

Opioids

Opioid overdoses are killing more Black Philadelphians, but fewer white residents

Philly Black Opioid Deaths

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Has your alcohol consumption increased during the pandemic?

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Opioids

Philly health officials warn 'fentanyl is in everything' as meth, PCP overdoses rise

Fentanyl Philly Overdoses

Addiction

Former St. Joe's star Delonte West hired by Florida rehab facility

Delonte West Recovery

Addiction

Philly plan for opioid overdose prevention site shot down in federal court reversal

Safehouse Philly Opioids Court

Addiction

Youth vaping threatens to wipe out gains in cigarette use, health experts warn

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Opinion

Seat belts and smoking rates show people eventually adopt healthy behaviors

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Comedians

Comedian John Mulaney checks into Pennsylvania rehab for alcohol, cocaine addiction

John Mulaney Rehab

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Addiction

Non-fatal overdoses increasing among children, CDC study finds

Child overdoses CDC

Addiction

Caron Treatment Centers receives grant funding to help Black families pay for substance use disorder treatment

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Addiction

Fatal opioid overdoses in young people often involve abuse of multiple drugs

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How seeking addiction treatment close to home can improve chances of successful recovery — especially during a pandemic

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Wellness

New wellness app, VetTriage, aims to boost veterans' health through resiliency

Veterans Wellness App

Adult Health

Nearly one in three millennials now suffer from mental health conditions, according to study

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Addiction

Philly sues e-cigarette maker JUUL for sparking youth vaping epidemic

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Addiction

College students are drinking less alcohol, but smoking more weed

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Alcohol consumption surging amid pandemic – particularly among women

Alcohol consumption COVID-19 pandemic

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Wawa to begin selling Nicorette products for smoking cessation

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Addiction

People with substance use disorder need action plans to mitigate COVID-19 risk, addiction experts say

COVID-19 Addiction

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Smoking prohibited inside New Jersey casinos due to health and safety risks

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Addiction

Vaping increases COVID-19 risk among teens, young adults, Stanford study finds

Vaping COVID-19

Opioids

FDA requires opioid labels to recommend overdose-reversing Narcan

FDA naloxone opioid

Addiction

Smokers should begin cessation drugs, then decide when to quit

Smoking cessation guidelines

Addiction

Penn Medicine emergency department participating in NIH opioid recovery study

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Smoking doubles young adults' risk of severe coronavirus complications

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One way to reduce smoking: Mandate standardized packaging, higher taxes

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