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Impact of COVID-19 on Racial-Ethnic Minorities Among Persons with Opioid Use Disorder

Anna Zarra Aldrich, College of Agriculture, Health and Natural Resources Findings highlight differences in the experiences of racial-ethnic minorities with opioid use disorder during the COVID-19 pandemic The COVID-19 pandemic has highlighted health disparities for people of color, who have been disproportionately affected by the pandemic. People with opioid use disorder (OUD) faced unique challenges […]

Virtual Conference Brings Together Global Experts to Tackle COVID-19 “Infodemic”

Health behavior experts come together to put forth an agenda that uses social media to solve public health problems The COVID-19 pandemic that seized the world last year created an unprecedented global health crisis. The pandemic was accompanied by an “infodemic” in which misinformation about the virus and, more recently, COVID-19 vaccines, have run rampant […]