Dilaudid, Hydromorphone Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. DEA Moving To Curb Opioid Epidemic By Slashing Production Of Prescription PainkillersRead the original story

    Dec 27, 2016 | WBIW-AM Bedford

    The U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration is moving to curb the national opioid epidemic by slashing the production of a number of popular prescription painkillers. In a notice published recently in the federal register, the DEA finalized a previous order on 2017 production quotas for a variety of Schedule I and II drugs, including addictive narcotics like oxycodone, hydromorphone, codeine and fentanyl.


  2. Retired nurse couldn't save own daughter from opioidsRead the original story

    Dec 25, 2016 | Washington Times

    So, when Judy Jenkins called about her upcoming visit, the two women made plans to take it easy, go out to eat and visit a spa to get their nails done. Fun, low-key mother-daughter activities.


  3. Drugs lead to chargeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 24, 2016 | The Chronicle-Journal

    Two people have been charged with possession for the purpose of trafficking after Nishnawbe-Aski police found illegal drugs in a Constance Lake First Nation residence. Police said that officers seized 253 methamphetamine tablets, 36 hydromorphone pills, and $680 in cash while carrying out a search warrant on Monday.


  4. Membertou man to be sentenced on drug offenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Cape Breton Post

    Gary Graham Christmas pleaded guilty to a charge of possession for the purpose of trafficking in perocet and hydromorphone. The offence occurred in Membertou in October 2015.


  5. Vancouver nurse loses license for dispensing 'incredible amount' of opiod painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | CBC News

    A nurse lost her job after stealing the opiod painkiller hydromorphone from Vancouver General hospital for more than a year. A Vancouver nurse has lost her licence after it was revealed she'd been dispensing "an incredible amount" of opiod pain medication to people who weren't her patients.


  6. B.C. nurse barred from practicing after doling out massive amounts of powerful narcoticRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | CKNW News Talk 980

    A B.C. nurse has been barred from practicing - after an investigation revealed she'd been doling out massive amounts of powerful narcotics. A "threat to public safety and repute of the nursing profession" - that's how the College of Registered Nurses of British Columbia described Leila Reshid's behaviour in a notice posted to its website this week.


  7. New trailer replaces pop-up injection site tent in VancouverRead the original story

    Dec 23, 2016 | 900 CHML AM

    A pop-up tent in the Downtown Eastside that's been at the centre of the response to the fentanyl crisis has been replaced by a forty-foot trailer. The trailer, donated by construction company EllisDon, arrived earlier this morning and promises to be much more comfortable than the tent it replaced during the rain and snow we've been seeing.


  8. In a win for transparency, Arizona ordered to let witnesses see entire executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    The death chamber of the lethal injection facility at San Quentin State Prison in San Quentin, Calif. In a lawsuit filed by news organizations , U.S. District Judge G. Murray Snow ruled that an Arizona policy of shielding the actual injections in executions from the view of witnesses violates the 1st Amendment, and ordered future executions to be viewable from start to finish.


  9. Facing Prison, Doctor Gets Court DateRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2016 | WTAQ-AM Green Bay

    Dr. Charles Szyman faces 19 federal counts of allegedly "knowingly and intentionally distributed and dispensed unlawfully, and attempted to distribute and dispense unlawfully, a controlled substance outside of his professional practice and not for a legitimate medical purpose." The complaint lists 19 incidents between May 4, 2012 and Feb. 18, 2015 involving 12 different patients.


  10. Nurse barred from dispensing painkillerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | 24 Hours

    Tracey Loyer injects hydromorphone at the Providence Health Care Crosstown Clinic in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver, B.C., on Wednesday April 6, 2016. A Vancouver study suggests severely addicted heroin users could be treated with an injectable pain medication.


  11. Canada: Suspended pharmacist faces Winnipeg's first drug charges following fentanyl deathRead the original story

    Dec 22, 2016 | Crofs Blogs

    A suspended pharmacist is the first person in the province to be arrested on drug trafficking charges following a fentanyl-related death, police say. Brian Cheung, 33, was arrested and charged with several drug offences after two overdoses in Winnipeg, one of which was fatal. 2 comments

  12. Drug charges laid in connection to 2 overdoses in WinnipegRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2016 | CBC News

    Winnipeg emergency crews were called to a home on Kinlock Lane in Winnipeg last month, where two men were found in medical distress after overdosing. A 33-year-old man has been arrested and charged with several drug offences in connection to two overdoses in Winnipeg. 3 comments

  13. Arizona to stop using controversial drug after botched executionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2016 | Washington Examiner

    A controversial sedative drug used in several botched executions will no longer be used by the Arizona Department of Corrections. The decision to prohibit the use of the sedative midazolam, or related products, now leaves Arizona without an available method to perform executions.


  14. Bill McGimpsey to step down as Library Board ChairRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2016 | Seaway News

    North Stormont Councillor Bill McGimpsey has announced that he will be stepping down as chair of the United Counties Library Board. As Board Chair, McGimpsey was the centre of controversy this summer and fall over the board's decision to close three branches of the SD&G Library in three rural communities.


  15. Third times the charm on water & sewer budgetRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Seaway News

    Council had previously failed to pass two separate motions on the water and sewer budget at the Council meeting on Dec. 12. Administration was proposing a 1.43 percent rate increase to the water and sewer budget. The major reason for the increase comes from the loss of a major contributor to the budget's tax base.


  16. U.S. judge halts scheduled executions in OhioRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2016 | Reuters

    A federal judge on Monday ordered a stay of three scheduled executions in Ohio pending the resolution of a lawsuit brought by dozens of death row inmates that challenges the state's secrecy around where it procures execution drugs. State killings in Ohio were set to resume in January 2017 after a three-year pause due to prison officials facing difficulties obtaining the drugs needed to perform lethal injections.


  17. Water main break on SydneyRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2016 | Seaway News

    The break occurred between the Eleventh and Thirteenth Street intersections of Sydney Street. Municipal Works was informed of the water main break over lunch hour on Monday, Dec. 19. John St. Marseille, the City's General Manager of Municipal Works and Infrastructure expects Sydney Street to be reduced to one-lane north of Eleventh Street through this evening and into tomorrow morning.


  18. One of two accused released on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Cape Breton Post

    Stacey Marie Parsons, 31, is charged with two counts of possession for the purpose of trafficking involving cocaine and marijuana along with three counts of possession involving hydromorphone, oxycodone and psilocybin . Among the conditions of her release, Parsons is to live at a residence in North Sydney and have no contact with her co-accused.


  19. Nine overdose deaths in one night in Vancouver, five moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2016 | Langley Advance

    Nine people died of drug overdoses in Vancouver on Thursday night, nearly all of them on the Downtown Eastside, officials said. That has emergency responders calling for more access to addiction treatment in order to get those addicted off the street.


  20. Winter storm watch: Freezing rain to follow snowfallRead the original story

    Dec 16, 2016 | Seaway News

    Drivers can expect deteriorating conditions for Friday evening. By Saturday, freezing rain is expected to be thrown into the mix.