Nurse practitioners play key role in opioid addiction treatment in very rural areas

Giving nurse practitioners the authority to prescribe buprenorphine has brought that gold standard treatment for opioid addiction to people who might not have had access to it before, according to a new study led by Tracy Klein, Ph.D., associate professor at the Washington State University College of Nursing in Vancouver. Klein and her colleagues Dan […]

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Deiveson Figueiredo has a ‘personal’ issue with Brandon Moreno: ‘I think I’m going to destroy him’

Deiveson Figueiredo is already fired up about his next title defense. Just minutes after he dispatched Alex Perez in the UFC 255 main event, the Brazilian “God of War” was already fielding questions about a potential showdown with Brandon Moreno in December. UFC president Dana White revealed just after Figueiredo’s win that he wanted to […]

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Los Angeles Police Department bans the use of third-party facial recognition technology

The law enforcement organization has allegedly been taking advantage of software provided by highly-controversial facial recognition tech company Clearview to track down criminals. According to a report from Buzzfeed News, over 25 LAPD employees performed nearly 475 searches as of “earlier this year,” so officers have certainly gotten a decent amount of use out of […]

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