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  1. Parents accused in kid's shooting death investigated in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | KAUZ

    Phoenix police say Lavarnia and her husband have been arrested following the shooting of their 9-year-old son, who police say rem... . CORRECTS LAST NAME TO LAVARNIA- This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff shows Kansas Lavarnia Police say Wendy Lavarnia was arrested after her 2-year-old son picked up her loaded handgun and ... PHOENIX - Child-welfare officials investigated an Arizona couple accused of murder in their 9-year-old son's shooting death after she gave birth to a child who had been exposed to methadone and heroin nearly three years ago.

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  2. Parents accused in kid's shooting death investigated in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | WLEX-TV Lexington

    Phoenix police say Lavarnia and her husband have been arrested following the shooting of their 9-year-old son, who police say rem... . CORRECTS LAST NAME TO LAVARNIA- This undated booking photo provided by the Maricopa County Sheriff shows Kansas Lavarnia Police say Wendy Lavarnia was arrested after her 2-year-old son picked up her loaded handgun and ... PHOENIX - Child-welfare officials investigated an Arizona couple accused of murder in their 9-year-old son's shooting death after she gave birth to a child who had been exposed to methadone and heroin nearly three years ago.

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  3. America's tragic opioid toddlers revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    23 min ago | Daily Mail

    ... Wimberly (pictured on her first birthday) died three weeks after her birthday party after accidentally ingesting methadone at a relative's house In February 2016, her mother, Helen Jackson, was styling her older daughter's hair when she got a phone ...

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  4. Parents in PHX kid's death investigated in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | ABC15.com

    Child-welfare officials investigated an Arizona couple accused of murder in their 9-year-old son's shooting death after she gave birth to a child who had been exposed to methadone and heroin nearly three years ago. The couple's children were eventually put in foster care for a year, but the family was reunited after the parents worked on their struggles with substance abuse and underwent parental training, according to the state Department of Child Safety, which conducted the investigation.

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  5. A Monterey doctor stands accused of overprescribing narcotics.Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Monterey County Weekly

    The 28-year-old woman came to Dr. David Kolinsky's Monterey office complaining of pain in her back and right shoulder, which she claimed were triggering painful headaches. Her treatment included fentanyl, oxycodone and methadone.

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  6. Time to get serious about opioids issueRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Daily Journal

    Today, the typical heroin user may be a white, middle-class young person between the ages of 18 and 25. Experts say heroin use has been increasing in recent years among men and women, most age groups and all income levels. The rise in heroin abuse goes hand- in-hand with the explosion of addiction to opioid pain pills - drugs such oxycodone, hydrocodone, and methadone, often known by brand names such as OyxContin and Vicodin.

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  7. 5 Most Dangerous Myths You've Heard About AdderallRead the original story

    Yesterday | Seventeen

    ... Drug Enforcement Agency as having a high risk of abuse and potential for addiction. "To put things in perspective, methadone and morphine are also Schedule II drugs," says Ash Nadkarni, MD, Director of Digital Integrated Care and Instructor at ...

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  8. Can Cannabis Cure The Opioid Epidemic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WRUF-AM Gainesville

    The 28-year-old lost six years chasing the drug. Numbing the pain. He knew if he were to save his life, it wouldn't be with methadone, an opiate used to treat withdrawal symptoms.

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  9. Judges hear appeal of New London wrongful death award while "On Circuit" at UConnRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Day

    To continue reading up to 10 premium articles, you must register , or sign up and take advantage of this exclusive offer: Storrs - Three judges from the state Appellate Court heard arguments Tuesday in the case of Jill M. Procaccini , whose survivors won $512,000 in a wrongful death lawsuit against Lawrence + Memorial Hospital emergency room doctors after she died of a methadone overdose in 2008 within hours of being treated for an overdose and released from the hospital.

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  10. Denied methadone, inmate says he smuggled his own drugs to jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... 30-year-old drug addict and petty criminal told an Ottawa judge. Al-Jouni alleged he had been denied the liquid methadone he was prescribed during back-to-back weekends at the jail in April 2016, leading to excruciating opioid withdrawal symptoms he ...

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  11. Ottawa methadone clinic trying for months for meeting with jailRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Mar 19 | Ottawa Citizen

    The manager of an Ottawa opioid treatment clinic says she's been trying for months to get a meeting with administrators at the city's jail to prevent situations where drug-addicted inmates miss or are denied their daily dose of methadone. Deana Talavera said she hasn't received a response to her November invitation to build a relationship with the Ottawa-Carleton Detention Centre so they can better understand each other's needs and try to determine "what we can do to make it better" when it comes to inmates getting the methadone that helps treat addictions to opioids such as heroin and morphine.

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  12. Is Eli Lilly A Sell After Its 4-Month Run?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 17 | Seeking Alpha

    ... including serotonin reuptake inhibitor anti-depressant Prozac ( Fluoxetine ), pain management Dolophine ( Methadone ), anti-depressant and anxiety Cymbalta ( Duloxetine ), and atypical antipsychotic Zyprexa ( Olanzapine ). Gemzar (gemcitabine) is ...

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  13. Use and Misuse of Prescription Pain RelieversRead the original story

    Friday Mar 17 | US Pharmacist

    ... analgesic PPRs used to reduce or quit heroin or other opiate use were buprenorphine (0.9%; 2.4 million) and methadone (0.6%; 1.6 million), which were misused by 0.3% (0.7 million) and 0.2% of adults (0.5 million), respectively. The FDA estimates ...

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  14. Many people keep taking prescription opioids during addiction treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 16 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... health-care system." Alexander said people receiving medication-assisted treatment with buprenorphine or methadone may see one provider for that drug, another for their primary care and yet another if they are brought to an emergency room. Despite ...

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  15. Reevely: Ottawa health authorities consider prescription heroin to treat addictsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Ottawa Citizen

    ... or SALOME, found hydromorphone is as effective as a pharmaceutical-grade heroine for people who do not respond to methadone or suboxone. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck Ottawa's health unit supports prescribing heroin to treat severe addicts and at ...

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  16. Opioid pain relievers kill more than just pain: One doctor shares her struggle with addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | WGN-TV Chicago

    ... therapy. That's because there is a shortage of providers, who must be certified to distribute suboxone and methadone, the most commonly used opioid replacement drugs. And while doctors want to reign in opioid prescriptions, they also realize the ...

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  17. Pharmacy and professor team up to develop fentanyl-detection deviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | The Globe and Mail

    ... it there is. "We see maybe hundreds of drug users every day because they are in treatment, they come here to take methadone," he said. "We quickly realized that a pharmacy can be a vehicle to do serious research on illicit substances." But a ...

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  18. Pain doctor who prescribed large amounts of Oxycodone pleads guilty to fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 15 | Boston.com

    ... that his subscription rate "suggests that he is engaging in illegal drug distribution." Mashali also prescribed methadone and fentanyl, according to the affidavit. "Really, the Mashali case is about the opioid crisis. He was a pain doctor and he was ...

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  19. Perforated Uterus Led to Death of Michigan Planned Parenthood Abortion PatientRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | PressReleasePoint

    ... report was blacked out to remove any mention of an abortion, the toxicology reports noting trace amounts of Methadone and other pain/anti-convulsant drugs was left completely unredacted. "It is my opinion that there is an effort on the part of the ...

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  20. Perforated Uterus Led to Death of Michigan Planned Parenthood Abortion PatientRead the original story

    Tuesday Mar 14 | Christian Newswire

    ... report was blacked out to remove any mention of an abortion, the toxicology reports noting trace amounts of Methadone and other pain/anti-convulsant drugs was left completely unredacted. "It is my opinion that there is an effort on the part of the ...

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