development

Echo Online Training for Child Intervention for Living Drug-Free (CHILD) Curriculum

The Drug Advisory Programme (DAP) of the Colombo Plan in collaboration with the National Narcotics Board of the Republic of Indonesia (BNN) has successfully conducted the first online echo training for the CHILD curriculum on Course 1: Interventions for Children with Substance Use Disorders in Indonesia. This initiative is carried out to ensure that international treatment capacity building continued uninterrupted during the COVID-19 pandemic situation. The first course of the CHILD curriculum addresses the need

Morphine versus Methadone Treatment for Neonatal Withdrawal and Impact on Early Infant Development

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Burke S, Beckwith AM. "Morphine versus Methadone Treatment for Neonatal Withdrawal and Impact on Early Infant Development." Global Pediatric Health. DOI: https://doi.org/10.1177/2333794X17721128
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Objective: Compare developmental outcomes in infants treated with morphine versus methadone.

Teenage Binge Drinking and Future Offspring’s Brain Development

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Frequent binge drinking during your teenage years can affect the brain functioning and development of your future offspring, according to new research published by Loyola University. Indeed, the study suggests that excessive alcohol consumption is potentially putting future generations at greater risk of developing psychological conditions such as depression and anxiety as well as metabolic disorder