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Medical Marijuana Laws May Be Linked To Decrease In Prescription Overdose Deaths

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite controversy and federal laws, a few states have made marijuana legal for medical use to manage chronic pain and other conditions. A new study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine,...

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2014-09-02 20:24:44

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2014-09-01 23:00:21

PAINWeek, the National Conference on Pain for Frontline Practitioners, announced today that the American Pain Society (APS) will return to the conference for the 3rd consecutive year to contribute its expertise in pain management to the agenda. This activity is open to local Las Vegas practitioners; there is no fee to attend this program. Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) September 02, 2014 PAINWeek, the National Conference on Pain for Frontline Practitioners, announced today that the American Pain...

2014-08-29 23:01:37

Harbor Village Florida Comments on Overdoses on Painkillers Decreasing in States with Medical Marijuana USA (PRWEB) August 29, 2014 According to a CNN article, entitled Medical Marijuana Laws May Reduce Painkiller Overdoses (8/25), a new study found that those states who legalized medical marijuana to help reduce pain have seen a significant decrease in the number of painkiller overdoses seen. By reviewing death certificate information over a ten year period, and comparing various states...

2014-08-27 23:16:23

In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not the process is successful, is looking at 6 ways to beat addiction without medication. (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 In its latest blog post, Best Drug Rehabilitation, which offers treatment programs and believes that having family close by during a stay in rehab can make a big difference in whether or not...

2014-08-27 08:27:45

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that the company will be hosting an investor and analyst event and simultaneous webcast on Friday, September 5, 2014. The event is scheduled for 12-2 pm ET in New York City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110217/CL49801LOGO At this event, BDSI senior management will discuss the commercialization and launch plan for BUNAVAIL and provide updates on the BEMA(®)...

2014-08-26 23:00:46

Purdue Pharma L.P. will sponsor the second annual Opioid Awareness Day on Thursday, September 4 at PAINWeek 2014, convening next month in Las Vegas. Montclair, NJ (PRWEB) August 27, 2014 PAINWeek, the National Conference on Pain for Frontline Practitioners, announced today that Purdue Pharma L.P. will sponsor the second annual Opioid Awareness Day on Thursday, September 4 at PAINWeek 2014, convening next month in Las Vegas. The day will feature course offerings, symposia and special...

2014-08-20 23:12:11

According to the CDC, prescription painkiller overdoses are at an all-time high, and legal restrictions of painkiller abuse can actually lead to abuse of illegal substances. According to Aid in Recovery, the only viable solution is accessible, affordable drug and alcohol rehabilitation facilities. Stuart, FL (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Aid in Recovery, a full service drug and alcohol treatment center, today released a statement regarding the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)...

2014-08-20 23:11:04

Jason Peisley, D.C., Founder and Clinic Director of Fairwood Chiropractic & Physical Therapy, provides safety tips to help people avoid suffering injuries while participating in various outdoor activities or traveling on vacation this summer. For a limited time, potential patients can now receive an Examination and X-Rays for only $37. Toledo, OH (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Whether it is playing golf, biking or swimming this summer, many people might be participating in outdoor sports...

2014-08-19 12:28:29

Reimbursement and Out-of-Pocket Costs are the Leading Reasons for Treatment Discontinuation, According to Findings from Decision Resources Group BURLINGTON, Mass., Aug. 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Decision Resources Group finds that, for the treatment of hepatitis C virus (HCV) infections, 40 percent of surveyed HCV treating specialists expect to prescribe Gilead's investigational fixed-dose combination of sofosbuvir/ledipasvir in the next six months to their genotype 1 patients. Analysis of...

2014-08-18 12:27:28

Announces Government Action to Enhance Safe Use of Opioids OTTAWA, Aug. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - The Honourable Rona Ambrose, Minister of Health delivered a keynote address at the 147(th) Canadian Medical Association (CMA), General Council Meeting. During her remarks, the Minister affirmed the Government's commitment to continue working with the CMA on issues of importance while highlighting several themes encompassing some of her priorities, such as patient safety, prescription drug abuse, family...


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  • Having so marked an appearance as easily to be recognized.
This word may come from the Swedish 'kanspak,' quick at recognizing persons or things, or else from confusion with 'conspicuous.'