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Opioid Prescriptions Nearly Double
2013-09-16 11:11:23

A study published last week found that the number of opioid prescriptions for non-cancer pain has almost doubled in the past decade.

Opioid Painkillers To Get New Addiction-Warning Labels
2013-09-11 11:01:32

New FDA labels will emphasize the potential dangers of addictive painkillers, particularly extended-release and long-acting varieties, while emphasizing that safer options should be considered before prescribing such drugs.

2013-09-04 23:25:36

Passages Malibu seeks to raise awareness of pharmaceutical abuse with latest public comments. Malibu, CA (PRWEB) September 04, 2013 Purdue Pharma, the

2013-09-03 23:22:57

In Ohio, prescription drug abuse is rising at a very high rate and is a leading cause of death in the state.

2013-09-02 23:03:32

In New Jersey, drug addiction has grown to epidemic proportions, surpassing the heroin crisis of the 1960s and '70s.

2013-08-30 23:24:26

Substance Abuse Dallas is implementing a new opiate treatment program designed to help with pain management. (PRWEB) August 30, 2013 The fastest growing


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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