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New Research Offers Rare Hope for Treating Methamphetamine Use Disorder

New Research Offers Rare Hope for Treating Methamphetamine Use Disorder

A U.S. government-funded study has provided evidence of a hopeful treatment for people struggling with methamphetamine use. People given a combination therapy of medications were more likely to avoid the drug and report improvements to their life than those given standard support and placebo, the study found. The findings are…

The Story of Real-Life Dire Wolves Is Finally Emerging

The Story of Real-Life Dire Wolves Is Finally Emerging

Dire wolves menaced Pleistocene landscapes for tens of thousands of years, eventually going extinct at the end of the last ice age. Despite the long success of this species, very little is known about them, including their origins and reasons for their demise. New research is helping to fill these…