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2013-08-20 23:29:32

Prescription Drug abuse is on the rise with over 100 people that die every day from drug overdoses in the United States, a number that has more than tripled since 1990.

2013-08-13 23:22:46

As reported the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, more women are dying from prescription drug abuse than from cervical cancer or homicide.

2013-08-06 23:23:52

At South Florida's clinics, two doctors had dispensed drugs that may have led to the overdose deaths of nine people.

2013-07-31 23:35:26

South Florida drug rehab for women, Destination Hope: The Women's Program, raises the alert in response to recent statistics, warning that drug abuse is not just a male problem.

2013-07-24 23:22:23

The National Drug Control Policy Director R. Gil Kerlikowske said in a speech that drug abuse is a brain disease and we should continue to provide treatment to addicts.

2013-07-22 23:23:33

The CDC reported that a woman dies every hour from an overdose of prescription painkillers. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) July 22, 2013 The Centers for Disease

2013-07-15 23:19:07

According to the nation's top public health official, doctors are prescribing narcotic drugs far more than they should.

2013-07-09 23:03:31

In response to the growing epidemic of pain pill overdoses throughout the United States, David G.


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  • To play, gamble.
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The word 'gammon' in the sense of 'joke, trick' may come from 'backgammon'.
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