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10 hrs ago | WTVN-AM Columbus

The suspects are accused of bringing powerful painkillers to Ohio from the Tampa, Florida-area.

Knox County Prosecutor John Thatcher says the indictments include over 400 counts of aggravated trafficking in drugs, aggravated funding of drug activity and engaging in a pattern of corrupt activity.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Daily News-Record

#1 - NEW: Local Defense Attorney Arrested Anew

Harrisonburg Police charged Walter Green IV, 61, of Harrisonburg, was charged with felony possession of oxycodone, felony possession of Percocet and misdemeanor possession of lorazepam.

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Related Topix: Harrisonburg, VA, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Rockingham County, VA, Criminal Defense Law, Law, Broadway, VA

Fri Apr 18, 2014

WENN Blog

Lady Gaga Recuperating After Dental Surgery

Pop superstar Lady Gaga is recuperating after undergoing dental surgery on Thursday.

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Related Topix: Celebrities, Dance, Pop/Rock, Lady Gaga, Fort Lauderdale, FL, Medicine

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Iowa City Press-Citizen

Tightening the cap on hydrocodone

Allegations that a Des Moines pharmacist sold huge quantities of hydrocodone pills under the table to addicts illustrate why federal officials want to tighten rules on how the painkilling drug may be dispensed, a national addiction-treatment expert said.

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Related Topix: Des Moines, IA, Medicine, Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic), Healthcare Law, Food and Drug Administration, Law, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic)

Sat Apr 12, 2014

Toledo Blade

Regulations replacing clinical judgment in treating pain

Thanks to Gov. John Kasich, state and local task forces, and news media, Ohioans are now aware of the state's opioid and heroin epidemic.

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Related Topix: US Governors, John Kasich, Ohio, Drugs, Epidemic, Natural Disasters, Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Medicine

Wed Apr 09, 2014

Herald-Citizen

Shoplifter runs from store in stolen shoes

By BRITTANYSTOVALL HERALD-CITIZEN Staff COOKEVILLE - A man who allegedly stole a pair of shoes got to break them in after he sprinted away from the department store he took them from.

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Related Topix: Cookeville, TN, Medicine

Mon Apr 07, 2014

Health.com

FDA Approves Quick-Acting Drug to Reverse Prescription Painkiller ODs

The first prescription treatment that can be used by family members or caregivers to treat an overdose of narcotic painkillers has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health, Pain, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic)

Thu Apr 03, 2014

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FDA Approves Quick-Acting Drug to Reverse Prescription Painkiller ODs

The first prescription treatment that can be used by family members or caregivers to treat an overdose of narcotic painkillers has been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

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Related Topix: Food and Drug Administration, Medicine, Health, Pain, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic)

CBC News

'Epipen for addicts' proposed to fight prescription drug problem

These prescription pills contain oxycodone, a powerful opioid painkiller. Levels of opioid addiction have been rising steadily in Hamilton for the last five years.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Duragesic, Fentanyl (generic), Science / Technology

Tue Apr 01, 2014

The Compass

One man's addiction: The first in a two-part series

Buying the high-end sport utility vehicle was a big moment for the 27-year-old. It marked one year of his success in the province's methadone program.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Methadone, Drugs, Dilaudid, Hydromorphone (generic)

Sat Mar 29, 2014

The Daily Beast

The No-Scar HysterectomyBy Heather Wilson

A new procedure for hysterectomies, done via robotic arm via a single incision, results in no scarring and little downtime.

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Related Topix: Medicine, Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn, Health, Pain, Acupuncture, Science / Technology, Robots

Thu Mar 27, 2014

Cape Gazette

Older adults need to be especially careful about drug interactions

Q. What is acetaminophen and why do I see it listed on so many products in my medicine cabinet? Acetaminophen is the most widely used pain reliever and fever reducer in the world.

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Related Topix: Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic), Medicine, Health, Pain, Advil, Motrin, Nuprin, Ibuprofen (generic), Naproxen (generic), Aleve, Naprosyn

Wed Mar 26, 2014

KRNV-TV Reno

Law enforcement getting ready for medical marijuana

We are getting closer to seeing medical marijuana available in Nevada. Local law enforcement is watching closely, because there is concern about driving under the influence of marijuana.

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Related Topix: Marijuana, Medicine

Federal Bureau of Investigation

Cleveland: Doctor and his employees indicted for illegally prescribing painkillers.

An Akron physician and three of his employees were indicted for illegally prescribing hundreds of thousands of doses of painkillers and other pills to customers for no legitimate medical purpose, even after he learned some customers had died from overdose-related deaths, law enforcement officials announced today.

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Related Topix: Barberton, OH, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), US News, US Federal Bureau of Investigation

Tue Mar 25, 2014

WISN-TV

Former deputy accused of stealing pills from grandmother

A FORMER WAUKESHA COUNTY SHERIFF'S LIEUTENANT IS NOW FACING CRIMINAL CHARGES... ACCUSED OF STEALING PAIN PILLS FROM HER DYING GRANDMOTHER.

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Related Topix: Waukesha County, WI, Medicine

Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

Former Waukesha police lieutenant charged in drug theft

Today's Paper, also known as the e-Edition, is an online replica of the printed newspaper.

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Related Topix: Milwaukee, WI, Medicine

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