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Prevention Profiles: Take Five - Dr. Nora Volkow (National Institute on Drug Abuse)

Prevention Profiles: Take Five

Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse, returns as a guest to our podcast on this episode of Prevention Profiles: Take Five. During her interview, she talks about the increase in marijuana use among young people, college students and stimulant misuse, and the rise of substance misuse during the pandemic.

34mins

17 Nov 2020

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Conversations on HC: NIDA Director Dr. Nora Volkow on Addiction Epidemic Amid COVID-19

Healthcare NOW Radio Podcast Network - Discussions on healthcare including technology, innovation, policy, data security, telehealth and more. Visit HealthcareNOWRadio.com

Hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter welcome Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Volkow discusses her pioneering work in brain imaging which has given us a window into how addiction works in the brain. She discusses her recent report on susceptibility to COVID-19 for those with Substance Use Disorder, her concerns about increase in overdoses during the pandemic, and the need to curtail the vaping industry which is leading to a dangerous spike in nicotine addiction among young adults.To stream our Station live 24/7 visit www.HealthcareNOWRadio.com or ask your Smart Device to “….Play HealthcareNOW Radio”.Find all of our network podcasts on your favorite podcast platforms and be sure to subscribe and like us. Learn more at www.healthcarenowradio.com/listen/

27mins

16 Oct 2020

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The Opioid Crisis Hasn’t Gone Away: NIDA Director Dr. Nora Volkow on Addiction Epidemic Amid COVID-19

Conversations on Health Care

This week, hosts Mark Masselli and Margaret Flinter speak with Dr. Nora Volkow, Director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse at the National Institutes of Health. Dr. Volkow discusses her pioneering work in brain imaging which has given us a window into how addiction works in the brain. She discusses her recent report on susceptibility to COVID-19 for those with Substance Use Disorder, her concerns about increase in overdoses during the pandemic, and the need to curtail the vaping... Read More Read More The post The Opioid Crisis Hasn’t Gone Away: NIDA Director Dr. Nora Volkow on Addiction Epidemic Amid COVID-19 appeared first on Healthy Communities Online.

32mins

1 Oct 2020

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What Happens to the Brain During a Phone Call? Dr. Nora Volkow, Dr. Devra Davis, and More

The Environmental Health Trust

Recently, hundreds of scientists have stepped forward to express their concerns over the dangers of long and short term exposure to EMFs. Thousands of published studies showing effects of cellular radiation on the brain, body, and the environment have added fuel to the flame, igniting the conversation regarding safe tech use. But are these concerns simply fear-mongering and so-called conspiracy theories? Or is there a robust body of scientific evidence behind them? And is putting a cellphone next to the most powerful technology on the planet––your brain––or your developing children’s brain––really a good idea? What really goes on in the brain when you decide to pick up the phone and call a friend? Audio taken from The Communicators: Dr. Nora Volkow CSPAN interview

25mins

27 Sep 2020

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Season 1 Episode 5 - Dr. Nora Volkow, Director, National Institute on Drug Abuse

HealthCast

World-renowned psychiatrist Dr. Nora Volkow discusses how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted those suffering from substance-abuse disorder and drug-related illness, as well as the roles that telehealth and innovative treatment methods play during this time. This is the first part of a series in recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month.

21mins

15 May 2020

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NEJM Interview: Dr. Nora Volkow on stigma against people who use drugs and its effects on care delivery and the burden of substance use disorders.

New England Journal of Medicine Interviews

Dr. Nora Volkow is the director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse. Stephen Morrissey, the interviewer, is the Executive Managing Editor of the Journal. N.D. Volkow. Stigma and the Toll of Addiction. N Engl J Med 2020;382:1289-1290.

11mins

1 Apr 2020

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Psykiatrikerna

Vi fortsätter diskussionen med Nora Volkow, en av världens mest respekterade hjärnforskare, och pratar om hur mobilen påverkar hjärnan.

31mins

8 Jan 2019

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Psykiatrikerna

Nora Volkow är en av världens mest respekterade hjärnforskare. I Psykiatrikerna berättar hon om opiat-epidemin som varje år dödar 50 000 amerikaner - och vad vi kan göra för att undvika den i Sverige.

30mins

13 Dec 2018

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Prevention Profiles: Take Five - Dr. Nora Volkow (NIDA)

Prevention Profiles: Take Five

Dr. Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA), recently sat down with Rich Lucey, a prevention program manager at the Drug Enforcement Administration, to talk about the upcoming National Drug and Alcohol Facts week, drug use among college students, her advice to prevention professionals, and more.

26mins

19 Jan 2018

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E3 - Interview with Nora Volkow, Director of National Institute on Drug Abuse

NEI Podcast

In this engaging interview, we ask Dr. Nora Volkow what common misconceptions exist that can influence the way clinicians treat pain and manage opioid addiction. We also ask her what risk factors are associated with opioid addiction and what early warning signs exist that a patient is becoming addicted. She also shares with us the most effective pain biomarkers available today, and in development so that we may be able to more effectively manage pain and avoid some of the risk associated with opioid treatment for pain. 

12mins

23 May 2017

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