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Several dancers bedevil a recumbent Jonathon Young.

Long night’s journey into day

Northrop presents Betroffenheit, a searing odyssey from trauma and addiction to recovery.  
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/long-nights-journey-day
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Artist’s conception of a bright orange neuron.

Steering the brain toward abstinence

U researcher Mark Thomas is learning how to stimulate the brain to promote recovery from addiction.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/steering-brain-toward-abstinence
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Krentzman sitting with another woman smiling at the camera.

Three Good Things about addiction recovery

U researcher Amy Krentzman finds that simply being grateful can help.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/three-good-things-about-addiction-recovery
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
Pinar Karaca-Mandic

Opioid prescriptions in the crosshairs

U researcher Pinar Karaca-Mandic seeks to root out drug abuse and overdoses related to prescription opioids.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/opioid-prescriptions-crosshairs
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
A female doctor talks to an adolescent girl.

Smashing the silence

U pediatrician Pamela Gonzalez challenges fellow doctors to confront the problem of youth opioid addiction.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/smashing-silence
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020
A pair of hands shake hands. One hand is in white coat.

Finding better pain relievers

George Wilcox and Carolyn Fairbanks draw on the U of M’s deep expertise in developing better pain medications.
https://twin-cities.umn.edu/finding-better-pain-relievers
University of Minnesota, Twin Cities
01/22/2020

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