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What’s happening Thursday in the north valley - Chico Enterprise-Record

Prescription Pills Addiction - 6 hours 15 min ago
What’s happening Thursday in the north valley  Chico Enterprise-Record

Lung Cancer Screening: 4:30-6 p.m. Guest speaker Dr. Dron Gauchan, hematologist and oncologist, will present about the importance of lung cancer screening, ...

Babies born addicted: How the opioid crisis threatens Tennessee’s tiniest residents - WMC

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2019-02-20 18:18
Babies born addicted: How the opioid crisis threatens Tennessee’s tiniest residents  WMC

Last year in Shelby County, 48 babies were born with NAS, just a fraction of the nearly 900 NAS babies born statewide.

Intermountain Healthcare promised to prescribe fewer opioid tablets for acute pain in 2018. Here's how it did. - Salt Lake Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Wed, 2019-02-20 18:01
Intermountain Healthcare promised to prescribe fewer opioid tablets for acute pain in 2018. Here's how it did.  Salt Lake Tribune

Intermountain Healthcare had a New Year's resolution for 2018: By the end of the year, cut the number of opioid tablets it prescribed for acute pain by 40 percent ...

Jury has partial verdict in fatal drug delivery trial - The Mercury

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 14:14
Jury has partial verdict in fatal drug delivery trial  The Mercury

NORRISTOWN — While a Montgomery County jury determined a Hatboro woman delivered fentanyl to a Willow Grove man, they could not agree on whether ...

Readers' blog: My sister has been addicted to prescription pain medication for the last seven years - Irish Examiner

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 13:51
Readers' blog: My sister has been addicted to prescription pain medication for the last seven years  Irish Examiner

A recent contributor to your blog addressed her appeal around addiction to prescription drugs to "anyone who will listen". Well I did listen and your plea ...

Inmate's fatal overdose shows how easy it is to get drugs into prison - The News Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 13:33
Inmate's fatal overdose shows how easy it is to get drugs into prison  The News Journal

Karen Miller was arrested on July 18 for smuggling heroin and a prescription stimulant into Baylor Women's Correctional Institution. Four days after being sent to ...

Inmate's fatal overdose shows how easy it is to get drugs into prison - The News Journal

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 13:33
Inmate's fatal overdose shows how easy it is to get drugs into prison  The News Journal

Karen Miller was arrested on July 18 for smuggling heroin and a prescription stimulant into Baylor Women's Correctional Institution. Four days after being sent to ...

Reckoning: Has the Debate Over Toxic Sackler Gifts Reached a Tipping Point? - Inside Philanthropy

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 12:57
Reckoning: Has the Debate Over Toxic Sackler Gifts Reached a Tipping Point?  Inside Philanthropy

The debate over how organizations should handle donations from members of the Sackler family has intensified in recent weeks after the revelation that specific ...

Pay attention to this little-noticed opioid lawsuit in Oklahoma - The Keene Sentinel

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 11:00
Pay attention to this little-noticed opioid lawsuit in Oklahoma  The Keene Sentinel

WASHINGTON — In the legal battle to hold drug companies responsible for the country's raging opioid epidemic, media attention largely has focused on a ...

Could lockable pill vials help curb opioid epidemic? Sen. Richard Briggs said he's sold on possibility - GoVolsXtra

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-02-19 06:00
Could lockable pill vials help curb opioid epidemic? Sen. Richard Briggs said he's sold on possibility  GoVolsXtra

On Feb. 4, Sen. Richard Briggs filed a bill that could change the way you pick up a prescription in Tennessee — if that prescription is for a controlled substance.

Ex-addict says Montana opioid legislation could have stopped her downward spiral - Helena Independent Record

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-02-18 14:00
Ex-addict says Montana opioid legislation could have stopped her downward spiral  Helena Independent Record

McKenna Fromm was a straight-A high school student, basketball player and member of student government in 2011.

Ex-addict says Montana opioid legislation could have stopped her downward spiral - Helena Independent Record

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-02-18 14:00
Ex-addict says Montana opioid legislation could have stopped her downward spiral  Helena Independent Record

McKenna Fromm was a straight-A high school student, basketball player and member of student government in 2011.

These people face excruciating pain daily, but medicinal cannabis makes life bearable - ABC News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-02-18 13:26
These people face excruciating pain daily, but medicinal cannabis makes life bearable  ABC News

Christian Read is one of thousands of Australians now taking medicinal cannabis and he insists while it cannot cure him of the pain he experiences, it grants him ...

How Massachusetts Will Pilot An Addiction Treatment Rating System - WBUR

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-02-18 12:45
How Massachusetts Will Pilot An Addiction Treatment Rating System  WBUR

This Feb. 19, 2013, file photo, shows OxyContin pills arranged for a photo at a pharmacy in Montpelier, Vt. More than 28,000 Americans died from overdosing on ...

Worst drug lords in the U.S. - Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sun, 2019-02-17 00:45
Worst drug lords in the U.S.  Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

Reality is never an obstacle for President Donald Trump. The opioid epidemic is an example.

Cherokee Nation receives US Department of Labor grant - Muskogee Daily Phoenix

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2019-02-16 17:14
Cherokee Nation receives US Department of Labor grant  Muskogee Daily Phoenix

TAHLEQUAH — The Cherokee Nation has been awarded up to $6 million from a U.S. Department of Labor grant to provide jobs and employment services to ...

I binge-watched 'The Conners' so you don't have to. But here's 4 reasons why you should - Evansville Courier & Press

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-02-15 21:26
I binge-watched 'The Conners' so you don't have to. But here's 4 reasons why you should  Evansville Courier & Press

We would be remiss in ignoring the show. After all, Evansville basically is the real-life Lanford, Illinois.

I binge-watched 'The Conners' so you don't have to. But here's 4 reasons why you should - Evansville Courier & Press

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-02-15 21:26
I binge-watched 'The Conners' so you don't have to. But here's 4 reasons why you should  Evansville Courier & Press

We would be remiss in ignoring the show. After all, Evansville basically is the real-life Lanford, Illinois.

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