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The VA Maine Healthcare System and the administration and staff of the system’s Community Based Outpatient Clinic in Calais are undertaking steps to address and resolve the findings of a recent Department of Veterans Affairs investigation that substantiated irregularities related to prescribing and monitoring opiate-based painkillers.Read Full Article ›
It’s official. The nation’s prescription drug abuse epidemic has reached the West Coast – and it’s hitting local communities like a tidal wave. Too often in San Diego County, the wrong prescription drug in the wrong hands is having devastating consequences.Read Full Article ›
The May 2004 morning that Pennsylvania residents Phil and Cookie Bauer will never forget began like so many others. It normally took everything and then some to get their 18-year-old son, Mark Bauer, out of bed in the morning. His mother, Cookie, would often resort to sprinkling water on her son’s face just to get […]Read Full Article ›
New Mexico doctors and patients will get more education about the perils of prescription painkillers under a set of rules approved Friday by the New Mexico Medical Board.Read Full Article ›
Florida’s pill epidemic has spread to a new generation of innocents — newborns hooked on prescription drugs.Read Full Article ›
A drug-testing company chief tells The Fix about his battle to keep pace with the ever-changing elements of bath salts.Read Full Article ›