Investigation launched after Helston man found dead in Thailand
The heartbroken family of a Helston man found hanged in a Thai prison has warned other holidaymakers of what they describe as a "tourist scam in a dangerous country."
Threatening behaviour leads to jail
When Jamie Wilkinson awoke to find his partner was leaving him, he followed her out of the house "ranting and raving" before punching a car window as she was driven off.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
North Devon Gazette
Conditional discharge for man who forged valium prescription
A BIDEFORD man forged a prescription for strong pain relief medication to which he had become addicted after breaking his jaw, a court has heard.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
P2M worth of unprescribed meds seized
Authorities seized more than P2 million worth of unprescribed medicines such as Valium , Cytotec, and Nubain in a buy-bust operation at Tacay Road, Baguio City Wednesday afternoon.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Insomnia drug reactions send elderly to ER
Geriatricians have fretted for years about the use of sedative-hypnotic medications, including benzodiazepines such as Ativan, Klonopin, Xanax and Valium and the related "Z drugs" like Ambien for treating insomnia in older patients.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Tejas Mistry, of Ashford News, County Square, Ashford, accidentally...
A shopkeeper made a bit of a cock-up when he attempted to buy Viagra and ended up with an illegal drug that had the opposite effect.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Use of sedatives tied to ER visits
Geriatricians have fretted for years about the use of sedative-hypnotic medications, including benzodiazepines like Ativan, Klonopin, Xanax and Valium and the related "Z drugs" like Ambien for treating insomnia in older patients.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Fri Aug 01, 2014
Scientists unravel neural circuit that could play important role in autism
The insular cortex is an integral "hub", combining sensory, emotional and cognitive content.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Pike County district attorney announces sentences for DUI, assault, theft
Pike County District Attorney Raymond Tonkin announced several criminal sentences -- issued by Pike County President Judge Joseph F. Kameen -- in a news release: Joseph Edward Rathjen, 29, of Greentown, was sentenced to one month and 72 hours to 12 months in the Pike County jail, followed by 12 months of probation, fined $1,800 and had his driver's ... (more)
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Lake in the Hills man gets second chance after drug arrest
A Lake in the Hills man charged with dealing drugs out of his home after tips from vigilant neighbors is getting a second chance.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Bangor Daily News
Prescription tracking at 10: Why it still has much to prove, but...
Anne Perry of Calais talks to a group in Augusta in 2008 while serving as her district's representative to the Maine House of Representatives.