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Fri May 17, 2013
Pulaski proposing pain clinic controls
When Pulaski officials learned of plans for a "methadone clinic" in town, there was nothing they could do to stop it since there were no zoning provisions to address such facilities.
Thu May 16, 2013
Addiction-fighting meds work for many
Suboxone and methadone - the two principal drug treatments for opiate dependence and addiction - are available through private clinics in Greenfield, and Suboxone through the rare general medical practice.
Mon May 13, 2013
The Beaumont Enterprise
Methadone Addiction Treatment Announced by Recovery Associates Methadone Drug Rehab
Methadone Addiction Treatment Announced by Recovery Associates Methadone Drug Rehab Methadone has been used to help people caught in the web of drug addiction to stop.Recovery Associates is a drug treatment center that is now focusing their efforts on helping people addicted to Methadone recover.Recovery Associates new methadone addiction ... (more)
Tue May 07, 2013
Insurance Journal West
Tennessee Battles Prescription Drug Abuse
The Commercial Appeal reported that 79 of the 92 drug-related deaths in Shelby County in 2010 can be attributed to prescription medications such as methadone and oxycodone.
Sun May 05, 2013
The Georgia Straight
DOXA 2013: East Hastings Pharmacy provides a glimpse into a world few of us know
Vancouver's supervised-injection facility, Insite, has been the subject of enormous media coverage.
Sat May 04, 2013
How to Withdraw from Methadone
Methadone is a powerful drug used mainly by doctors to wean patients off heroin.
Methadone painkiller overdoses kill about 5,000 patients a year, CDC warns
About 5,000 patients taking the prescription painkiller methadone die every year from the drug -- the vast majority from accidental overdoses -- and they account for about 1 in 3 deaths in the United States from prescription opiates, according to a new government report.
Prescription drug abuse a constant battle in Tenn.
The Commercial Appeal reports 79 of the 92 drug-related deaths in Shelby County in 2010 can be attributed to prescription medications such as methadone and oxycodone.
Wed May 01, 2013
Judge rejects new trial for pain clinic owner
A Louisiana businessman serving 15 years in federal prison for distributing oxycodone and methadone illegally through pain clinics in eastern Kentucky has lost his bid for a new trial.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Concerns Over Prescription Drug Use Grows In Ohio
Danielle Smoot describes her son Cole as a stereotypical 16 year old - happy and active, who made one tragic mistake.
D.C.-based doctor indicted on federal drug charges in SW Va.
A Washington, D.C.-based doctor who allegedly prescribed thousands of painkillers to patients in Southwest Virginia was indicted on multiple felony counts recently by a federal grand jury in Abingdon.
Tassie's high drug abuse rate
A new report reveals Tasmania has the highest abuse rate for the pharmaceutical opiate painkiller Oxycodone, and the secondhighest abuse of morphine and methadone.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Medical marijuana bill brings hope, concern
House Bill 1 would allow people with certain debilitating medical conditions to obtain prescriptions of medical marijuana.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Drug Abuse's Devastating Effects
It's a frightening fact prescription drug abuse even amongst our children is a rapidly growing problem.
The Cincinnati Enquirer
Rate of drug-dependent newborns spikes early in 2013
The continued increase of drug-dependent infants being born in southwest Ohio hospitals is creating greater concern about the long-term developmental effects of opioids and withdrawal treatment on these babies.
Thu Apr 25, 2013
Palliative care doctor attempts to remove methadone stigma
A palliative care doctor at the Moncton Hospital says methadone often has fewer side effects and can help with chronic pain.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
Dispose of addictive, unwanted pills on Saturday
Local law enforcement officials will be participating in the national Drug Enforcement Administration's National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day this Saturday, in an effort to curb drug abuse and death.
Tue Apr 23, 2013
The Des Moines Register
Grundy Center Doctor to close practice after methadone case
A Grundy Center doctor plans to close his practice after state regulators ordered him to pay a fine and serve probation over allegations that he loosely prescribed painkilling medicine and inappropriately performed a breast exam on a teenager.
Sucampo Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Wins Approval for Expanded Use of Amitiza in U.S.
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