Hemochromatosis

Hemochromatosis diagnosis
Canadian Hemochromatosis Society
2017

Hemochromatosis treatment

transferrin, transferrin saturation, ferritin
Lab Tests Online AU, 2019

“Hemochromatosis: Too Much of a Good Thing,” Robert T. Means M.D.
ETSU CME Grand Rounds, 2017

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Non-medication treatment for opioid addiction

The Opioid Crisis in America
HarvardX
July – November, 2021
https://www.edx.org/course/the-opioid-crisis-in-america

Zev Schuman-Olivier, MD

effective non-medication treatments for Opioid Use Disorder:

  • Cognitive Behavioral Therapy
  • Mutual help organizations, such as Narcotics Anonymous or Women for Sobriety
  • Sober living environments
  • Motivational interviewing
  • Mindfulness
  • Contingency Management Behavioral Interventions

Drug Overdose Deaths Involving Opioids

fentanyl
heroin
hydrocodone
methadone
oxycodone
tramadol

also:
July 31, 2017
https://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2017/07/31/opium-boston-history

laudanum
August 1, 2017
https://www.wbur.org/commonhealth/2017/08/01/opium-history-addiction

About CDC’s Opioid Prescribing Guideline
February 2021
https://www.cdc.gov/opioids/providers/prescribing/guideline.html

3.
Susan’s Brain: The Science of Addiction

This Is What Happens to Your Brain on Opioids
National Geographic, 2017

experiment: monkeys playing the role of leader consumed less substance of abuse
link

3.
you start to supplant these emotional relationships with people with the drug
link

https://theopioidproject.oncell.com

5.1
Riks Factors for Opioid Overdose
link

6.3
Withdrawal and Detox From Opioids
buprenorphine, Suboxone
link

6.4
Medication Treatment for Opioid Addiction
– extended release naltrexone
– buprenorphine
link

6.
Peter on humility
link

6.
Motivational interviewing
link

7.1
Recovery capital
link

7.2
how frequently should someone who is in recovery for Substance Use Disorder work to maintain recovery and learn from their past experiences?
link

7.3
…that’s a life well lived
link

7.4
adding … some true life stories is the best way to change attitudes and behaviors
link

7
Peter: “I always notice it”
link


from:
The Opioid Crisis in America
HarvardX
July – November, 2021
https://www.edx.org/course/the-opioid-crisis-in-america

related resources:

Calculating Total Daily Dose of Opioids for Safer Dosage
undated
https://www.cdc.gov/drugoverdose/pdf/calculating_total_daily_dose-a.pdf