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  1. Chronic Pain and Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives...Read the original story

    22 hrs ago | 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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  2. Family prescription drugs pose serious risk to childrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | KKCO-TV Grand Junction

    Amy joined the KKCO 11 News Team in August and is ecstatic to have the chance to embark on her career as a reporter, a job she's known she's wanted since she was ten years old. Prescription drugs are sending thousands of children to the hospital every year, but there are ways parents can prevent accidental overdoses from happening in their homes.

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  3. Accidental Prescription Pill Overdoses Are Sending Thousands Of Kids To The HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | ThinkProgress

    A U.S. government report reveals that thousands of annual emergency room visits among young children stem from accidental ingestion of prescription medication. Researchers at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reviewed medical data between 2007 and 2011 and found that more than 9,000 U.S. children younger than the age of six went to the hospital after an accidental overdose.

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  4. Chronic Pain and Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives...Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | 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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  5. All the Oscar Buzz (Reese! Eddie! Jen?) from TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | People

    I survived the Toronto International Film Festival! Official tally: 15 movies watched, a dozen photo shoots pulled off, 7,800 hors d'oeuvres consumed in the company of famous people. But we risk exhaustion and malnutrition for a reason: Good movies.

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  6. Hooked on pills [Editorial]Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Baltimore Sun

    State officials are hoping a new public health initiative to track the distribution and sale of highly addictive prescription drugs in Maryland can help reduce the number of people who abuse such medications. The initiative, inspired by a program originally developed in Kentucky 15 years ago, has led to a drastic drop in prescription drug abuse there, and it has the potential to become an important element in Maryland's overall effort to reduce overdose deaths from both legal and illegal drugs.

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  7. Defendant in Beach pharmacist's death says he meant to scare himRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | The Virginian-Pilot

    The man accused of killing pharmacist David Kilgore in April has given his first public account of the events that unfolded at the Oceanfront store, admitting in a jailhouse interview with The Pilot that he fired a gun inside the pharmacy, robbed a second nearby pharmacy and led police on a crosstown chase while shooting at them. Walter Lane Hubbard is charged with first-degree murder in Kilgore's death.

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  8. Zach's Team Tackles AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 11 | Home

    Zachary Gys was a good student at Lowell High School. He was funny, well dressed, and he excelled at baseball and hockey until he twisted his ankle while playing hockey during his senior year.

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

    Thursday Sep 11 | 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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  10. Finally An Arrest Was Made: Remembering Derek BoogaardRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 10 | Too Many Men On The Site

    May 5, 2014; New York, NY, USA; Rangers fans cheer as the New York Rangers take the ice before the start of game three of the second round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Pittsburgh Penguins at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Derek Boogaard was an enforcer in the NHL, but his career came to a sad end on May 13, 2011.

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  11. Colorado Springs Dentist Supports National Drug Take Back DayRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 10 | PR Log

    PRLog - Sep. 10, 2014 - COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -- September 27th is the scheduled date for the public to safely discard unwanted, unused and expired prescription drugs that have been taking up space in medicine cabinets, countertops, and drawers.

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  12. Arrests made in connection with drug death of former Ranger Derek BoogaardRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | New York Daily News

    In the months before he died of an overdose in 2011, Rangers enforcer Derek Boogaard regularly drove from Manhattan to Long Island to buy painkillers from a retired minor-league hockey player, according to a federal indictment unsealed Tuesday. That hockey player, Jordan Hart, was one of two men arrested Tuesday on federal drug charges, three years after Boogaard overdosed on oxycodone and alcohol at the end of a violent hockey career that left him brain damaged and addicted to prescription drugs.

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  13. (MANHATTAN, N.Y.) Former Physician's Assistant for Minor League Hockey Team ChargedRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration

    James J. Hunt, the Acting Special Agent in Charge of the New York Field Division of the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration , Preet Bharara, the United States Attorney for the Southern District of New York, and William J. Bratton, the Commissioner of the New York City Police Department , announced today the unsealing of an Indictment charging Jordan Hart, a former player for a minor league hockey team , and Oscar Johnson, a physician's assistant who formerly provided medical services to Team-1, with various offenses principally relating to the distribution of oxycodone.

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  14. Toronto: Jennifer Aniston on Feeling Free to Fall Apart in 'Cake'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Hollywood Reporter

    Jennifer Aniston says she has found physical and emotional freedom living in a Percocet-fueled hell in Daniel Barnz 's Cake . "I loved every minute of it.

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

    Tuesday Sep 9 | 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. State hopes tracking pain pills will reduce overdosesRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 9 | Big News Network.com

    Our eNewspaper network was founded in 2002 to provide stand-alone digital news sites tailored for the most searched-for locations for news. With a traditional newspaper format, more than 100 sites were established each with a newspaper-type name to cover the highest-ranked regions, countries, cities and states.

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

    Monday Sep 8 | 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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  18. Fewer Ottawa teens being bullied, using prescription drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | CBC News

    A new Ottawa Public Health study has found that fewer teens are using prescription drugs illegally. More than 1,200 Ottawa students in Grades 7 to 12 were sampled for the 2013 Ottawa Public Health study, which was done for the first time in 2009, and again in 2011, to track the physical and mental health of teens.

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  19. Editorial: Northwestern District Attorney's Office program could ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 24, 2014 | MassLive.com

    The gateway drug to heroin these days isn't marijuana: it is prescription painkillers, specifically opioids such as OxyContin, Percocet and Demerol. These drugs have legitimate uses, but over the years they have been overprescribed to the point of fueling the now overwhelming demand for heroin.

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  20. Opiate overdoses: Painkillers' toll steadily rising in Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 6 | Santa Cruz Sentinel

    Vicki, who did not want to give her last name, at her hotel room in Los Gatos, Calif. on Tuesday, June 17, 2014.

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