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  1. DEPUTIES: Custodian sold teacher drugs at Beaufort County schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WITN

    Two former school employees have been arrested on charges that one sold drugs to the other while at the school. Beaufort County deputies say Christopher Alligood, a former teacher at Bath Elementary School, is charged with two counts of possession of schedule II controlled substance within 1000 feet of a school.

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  2. Miley After the DentistRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    Ugh, me too...the pain medication they gave me was WAY too strong. Because I couldn't stop puking I got dry sockets : .

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  3. Prescription drug abuse forum to be March 25Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Georgetown Times

    The Georgetown County Alcohol and Drug Abuse Commission and Georgetown Outreach Ministries are partnering to present a forum on prescription drug abuse on March 25 at 7 p.m. at The Meeting Place. While the term 'drugs' is synonymous with marijuana, heroin and cocaine to many, to a growing population prescription pills are the drug of choice.

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  4. Pain clinic owner, 84, indicted in drug ring says allegations a mistakeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 21 | MLive.com

    Lillian "Bubbe" Meghnot, who owns the Meghnot Comprehensive Center at 2488 Golfside Road in Pittsfield Township, has been arrested by federal agents and charged with orchestrating a scheme to illegally distribute prescription pills. Four others also face charges.

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  5. What you need to know FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 20 | WBIR-TV Knoxville

    What you need to know Friday Here are several stories to follow Friday, March 20, 2015. Check out this story on WBIR.com: http://on.wbir.com/1C4mJ1V For many past seasons, the East Tennessee theme park revealed a new ride or attraction, but in 2015, their new addition isn't actually apart of the park.

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  6. Advocates Push for Medical Marijuana in TexasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 18 | KTRH-AM Houston

    Medical marijuana advocates rallied at the Texas State Capitol Tuesday, demanding access to the drug. Among them, 31-year-old Barbara Humphries who was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer last year.

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  7. LI heroin, painkiller deaths decline; antidote use creditedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Mar 14 | Newsday

    Fatal heroin and painkiller overdoses fell on Long Island last year, county records show, offering a glimmer of hope to besieged addiction treatment organizations and police departments battling an opioid epidemic, officials said. Some local addiction experts expressed skepticism over the decrease, saying it did not reflect the rise in heroin abuse and opioid-related deaths they'd seen through... Fatal heroin and painkiller overdoses fell on Long Island last year, county records show, offering a glimmer of hope to besieged addiction treatment organizations and police departments battling an opioid epidemic, officials said.

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  8. Opinion: Pain medications are killing a shocking number of AmericansRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 13 | NorthJersey.com

    WHEN IS this country going to wake up - really wake up - to the catastrophe that prescription opioid painkillers have caused since they came into widespread use in the early 1990s? Before then, deaths related to prescription opioid overdose were practically unknown. In 2013, though, opioids killed 16,235 people; that's approximately half as many as died in traffic accidents that year, and about 2,000 more than were murdered.

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  9. Medications killing patients, not painRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 12 | Stars and Stripes

    When is this country going to wake up - really wake up - to the catastrophe that prescription opioid painkillers have caused since they came into widespread use in the early 1990s? Before then, deaths related to prescription opioid overdose were practically unknown. In 2013, though, opioids killed 16,235 people; that's approximately half as many as died in traffic accidents that year, and about 2,000 more than were murdered.

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  10. Does a Conn. shed hold the secrets of the Gardner heist?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Boston.com

    On the theft's 25th anniversary come never-before-revealed details of an aging con man and the FBI's search of his property. The FBI searched the shed in Robert Gentile's Connecticut backyard, believing artwork stolen from the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum was kept there.

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  11. Message at Central Mass. opioid forum: 'One overdose is too many'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 11 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    For members of the governor-appointed Opioid Working Group, an open dialogue with the public Tuesday was an opportunity to inform themselves as well. On Tuesday night at Quinsigamond Community College, the state's newly formed Opioid Working Group held a "public listening session," inviting residents to share their ideas and suggestions on opiate-addiction treatment.

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  12. Patients caught in middle of war on prescription drug abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    A former pharmacy insider said customers are often denied pain medication based on their looks. They're caught in the middle of a war on prescription drug abuse.

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  13. 5 Must-Ask Questions When Your Doctor Prescribes PainkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 10 | Psychology Today

    During the last couple of decades, complaining about pain to your doctor was essentially a guarantee you would walk away with a prescription for an opioid painkiller , including heavy-hitters such as Vicodin, OxyContin and Percocet. This rampant overprescribing is at last beginning to ebb as we've awakened to its dangers-namely, addiction , record overdoses and diversion to recreational use.

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  14. Battling America's other PTSD crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 6 | Yahoo!

    Research shows that inner-city violence can be as traumatizing as war. A program in Philadelphia is pioneering new ways to treat the urban wounded The fight that started Keith Davis on a path to a new life began when he was buying marijuana.

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  15. Chronic Pain & Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 5 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    Roughly 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain lasting more than six months, according to a report from the Institute of Medicine.

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  16. Woman gets probation for dealing methRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 5 | News Tribune

    A Jefferson City woman has been sentenced to five years in prison for pleading guilty to charges of distributing methamphetamine. Ashley Karantza, 29, of 1726 W. Main St., was also charged with distributing the controlled substance IP240, a form of acetaminophen/oxycodone.

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  17. Boy's smuggled note to teacher saves beaten, trapped momRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | CNews

    A city man who assaulted his common-law wife in a drug-induced frenzy and trapped her in their trailer was arrested after their son smuggled a letter to school asking a teacher to call 911. Three years later, Jason Ducharme is a "changed man" who has turned his life around to such an extent he now has primary custody of his son, court heard Wednesday.

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  18. Boy's smuggled note to teacher saves beaten, trapped momRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 4 | The London Free Press

    A city man who assaulted his common-law wife in a drug-induced frenzy and trapped her in their trailer was arrested after their son smuggled a letter to school asking a teacher to call 911. Three years later, Jason Ducharme is a "changed man" who has turned his life around to such an extent he now has primary custody of his son, court heard Wednesday.

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  19. U.S. heroin-overdose deaths nearly triple 2010 to ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | WHTC

    Heroin overdose deaths in the United States nearly tripled from 2010 to 2013, according to a federal study released on Wednesday. Although the study, conducted by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, did not look at the reason for the sharp increase, earlier work hinted at a link to prescription painkillers: in a study released last fall, the CDC found that 75 percent of people who started using heroin after 2000 said they first abused prescription opioids.

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  20. U.S. heroin-overdose deaths nearly triple 2010 to '13 -studyRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 4 | Reuters

    Heroin overdose deaths in the United States nearly tripled from 2010 to 2013, according to a federal study released on Wednesday. Although the study, conducted by researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, did not look at the reason for the sharp increase, earlier work hinted at a link to prescription painkillers: in a study released last fall, the CDC found that 75 percent of people who started using heroin after 2000 said they first abused prescription opioids.

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