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Friday | The Times Leader

Suspended lawyer withdraws DUI guilty plea

A Kingston attorney on Friday withdrew his guilty plea in a drug-related Plymouth hit-and-run crash in order to apply for admission into the county's Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program.


Related Topix: Drugs, Xanax, Alprazolam (generic), Medicine

Wed Jul 09, 2014

KHOU-TV Houston

Jailed pregnant woman addicted to heroin denied methadone treatment

She's pregnant, addicted to heroin and behind bars. That's the struggle right now for a woman from Schertz.


Related Topix: Medicine, Schertz, TX, Guadalupe County, TX

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Anchorage Daily News

With opening of Anchorage clinic, two for-profit Alaska businesses now provide methadone treatment

LOREN HOLMES / Alaska DispatchAnchorage Treatment Solutions, a new methadone clinic in midtown, is getting ready to open for business in the coming weeks, pending final approvals.


Related Topix: Medicine, Anchorage, AK, Alaska, Drugs, Health, Pain

Thu Jul 03, 2014


Southern Doctors Write More Opioid Painkiller...

Opioid painkiller use in the US vary greatly by region, with most of the highest-prescribing states being located in the southern part of the country, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has revealed in a new report .


Related Topix: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Medicine, Health, Pain, Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone (generic), OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Tylenol, Tempra, Acetaminophen (generic)

Mon Jun 30, 2014

Humans Rights Watch

US: Half a Million Drug-Dependent Veterans

"Hundreds of thousands of veterans are struggling with chronic pain, drug dependency, mental health conditions, and homelessness.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, Health, Pain, Life, Veteran Affairs, Charitable Organizations, Human Rights Watch


Single-nucleotide polymorphism in the human mu opioid receptor gene...

Single-nucleotide polymorphism in the human mu opioid receptor gene alters I2-endorphin binding and activity: Possible implications for opiate addiction Opioid drugs play important roles in the clinical management of pain, as well as in the development and treatment of drug abuse.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicine, Health, Pain, Drug Addiction (Substance Abuse), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Duragesic, Fentanyl (generic)

Fri Jun 27, 2014

WNDU-TV South Bend

Prescription drug is #1 cause of overdose in Elkhart County

Tricia Harte joined NewsCenter 16 in May 2013 as the Elkhart Bureau reporter. Her stories are featured on WNDU's 5, 5:30 and 6 p.m. newscasts throughout the week.


Related Topix: Drugs, Elkhart County, IN, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Morphine (generic), MS Contin, Kadian, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Wed Jun 25, 2014


Local Law Firm Racks Up $17 Million Handling Methadone Overdose Cases

The civil law office of Harrison Davis Steakley Morrison, P.C. is venturing on an impressive crusade throughout the nation, handling cases involving the accidental intoxication of the drug methadone that have handed them verdicts and settlements worth millions of dollars.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

Hispanic Business

Relmada Therapeutics Successfully Completes Offerings Totaling $28...

The Company intends to change its name to to better reflect its business operations.


Related Topix: Medicine, Health, Pain

Wed Jun 18, 2014

KOB-TV New Mexico

Medicaid to cover overdose drug

New Mexico health and human services officials say the state Medicaid program now covers the cost of a medicine used to reverse drug overdoses.


Related Topix: Drugs, Medicaid, Health, Medicine, Pain, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic)

Tue Jun 17, 2014

CBS Local

Trial Begins For Mass. Doctor Charged In Drug Case

A former Massachusetts doctor was alternately portrayed as a reckless prescriber of powerful, addictive drugs and a compassionate caregiver who tried to help people suffering from chronic pain, as his federal trial began Tuesday.


Related Topix: Massachusetts, Massachusetts Government, Medicine, OxyContin, Roxicodone, Oxycodone (generic), Duragesic, Fentanyl (generic)

Mon Jun 16, 2014


Relmada Therapeutics Successfully Completes Offerings Totaling $28...

Camp Nine, Inc. , which conducts its operations through Relmada Therapeutics Inc. , a clinical-stage company developing novel therapies for the treatment of chronic pain, announced today that it has completed equity capital raises totaling gross proceeds of $28MM associated with a going-public transaction.


Related Topix: Medicine