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Abuse of painkiller drugs is an epidemic in the U.S.
According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the total number of painkillers prescribed in a single year could medicate every adult living in the U.S. around the clock.
Fri May 17, 2013
Minn. doctors caught by prescription drug abuse
A woman spent two years going to garage sales then asking to use people's restrooms, just to steal their prescription drugs.
Thu May 16, 2013
Finding a way out of addiction
The paths out of addiction are as varied as those that lead in. There is no silver bullet to slay a demon that is unique to each victim.
Tue May 14, 2013
The Critical Thing Your Doctor Needs to Know
From time to time, pain grips Anna's belly so severely that she has to excuse herself, hide in the bathroom, double over on the toilet, and dab herself with lavender oil to try to keep from puking.
Coal Valley News
Fourteen years is a long time to wait for anything. When you need help, 14 years is a really long time to wait.
Sat May 11, 2013
Coal Valley News
Addicts in West Virginia not getting the help they need
Mingo County has begun a program to encourage addicts to turn in illicitly used drugs.
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.
Sat May 04, 2013
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.
Thu May 02, 2013
Zogenix Poised For 40% Haircut As Zohydro Decision Approaches
Zogenix currently awaits an approval decision from the FDA on Zohydro ER , a hydrocodone bitartrate formulation that differs from existing hydrocodone products because it does not include acetaminophen .
Wed May 01, 2013
News9 Oklahoma City
Jenks Grandmother, Another Woman Charged With Child Neglect
Two women were charged with child neglect Wednesday, after police say an 18-month-old boy seemed to have overdosed on pain medication in their Jenks home last week.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
Marijuana: Hidden Dangers of the Best Medicine
The US government anti-marijuana shills, the police, the sheriff's deputies, the district attorneys, the judges, the anti-marijuana psychologists, the anti-marijuana psychiatrists, and about half of the voting public, who have seen the movie "Reefer Madness," seem to believe that marijuana is dangerous with barely a shred of evidence, that it is.
Acetaminophen Synergizes Through the CB1 Receptor
Acetaminophen and cannabinoid receptor interactions were the focus of a research article published in the Journal of Neuropharmacology .
Zohydro - Is There Enough Upside For Zogenix?
Zogenix is a pharmaceutical company specializing in the commercialization and development of products for the treatment of central nervous system disorders and pain.
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Ohio overdose deaths hit another record high
Here's hoping 2011 was the crest in prescription-drug fueled wave of overdose deaths sweeping through Ohio.
Wed Apr 24, 2013
The Daily News Journal
OxyContin a gateway to heroin for upper-income addicts
Heroin in Charlotte has become so easy to get that dealers deliver to the suburbs and run specials to attract their young, professional, upper-income customers.