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  1. B.C. seeing rise in drug users unknowingly ingesting fentanylRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Globe and Mail

    Fentanyl pills are shown in a handout photo. Vancouver police say two boys lost consciousness after taking what is believed to be fake Oxycontin on August 1, 2015.

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  2. Families impacted by fentanyl deaths speak outRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | GlobalNews

    WATCH: Families of those killed by fentanyl are reaching out to try to teach others about the dangers. John Daly reports.

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  3. DEA 'Pill Mill' Crackdown May Be Causing An Unintended ConsequenceRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    Ten years ago Chris Young was crushed by a car he was working under. "He was crushed accordion style," says his wife Lesley.

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  4. Acura Pharmaceuticals' (ACUR) CEO Bob Jones Discusses Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Seeking Alpha

    Good morning, ladies and gentlemen and welcome to the Acura Pharmaceuticals Inc.'s Second Quarter 2015 Investor Call. This call is being recorded.

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  5. Fentanyl's deadly toll rises in B.C.Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | MacLeans

    After our June story on the killer drug taking over Canadian streets, fentanyl is back in the news with a new spate of tragic deaths This past Saturday, 17-year-old Jack Bodie collapsed in a Vancouver park after ingesting a street version of the powerful painkiller. He was taken off life support on Sunday.

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  6. Hesperia couple, Yorkies finish rideRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Hesperia Star

    Hesperia Yorkies Bug, Doodle, Cecil and Hazel are four very lucky dogs. While most household pets don't often get to venture further than the local park, these cute little canines recently had the opportunity to embark on a cross-country adventure of a lifetime with their parents Virgil and Lacey Tanner.

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  7. Gwinnett Deputies Equipped With Drug Overdose AntidoteRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Naloxone is a prescription drug intended to reverse the effects of an opioid overdose, such as from heroin, morphine, oxycodone and more. Gwinnett County Sheriff's Office has begun issuing life-saving medication to deputies to help treat drug overdoses during emergencies.

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  8. Exclusive | Convicted for dealing, family reacts to historic sentenceRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | WKYT

    The federal sentencing of Terry Smith of Clay County will go down in history as the first time a federal judge has sentenced a person to mandatory life for illegally distributing prescription drugs that caused the death of Clay County resident Patty Smallwood. Angela Smith is Terry Smith's daughter and now takes care of the daily duties of the trailer park her father owned.

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  9. Picking Painkillers: Treating What Hurts Without Triggering an AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | US News & World Report

    While opioids specially made to deter abuse are available, experts say higher drug prices and lower resulting drug coverage rates prevent some patients from accessing them. Here's one way you, or a member of your family with access to your medicine cabinet, could get high on the narcotic you were prescribed to treat pain: "You take your medication, you extract the active opioid, and you inject it," explains Dr. Nora Volkow, director of the National Institute on Drug Abuse.

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  10. New oxycodone rules would give drug maker a monopoly in Canada, experts warnRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    Experts say Ottawa's proposal requiring oxycodone to be tamper-resistant would give Purdue exclusive control over one class of opioids while doing little to address prescription painkiller abuse. Experts say Ottawa's proposal requiring oxycodone to be tamper-resistant would give Purdue exclusive control over one class of opioids while doing little to address prescription painkiller abuse.

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  11. Authorities: Robber stole medicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Journal

    Greenwood Police are asking for the public's help identifying a man who they believe robbed a CVS pharmacy. The suspect is a black male, early to mid-twenties, thin build.

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  12. Jeff Davis County man pleads guilty in conspiracy to distribute meth, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Florida Times-Union

    The second of nine defendants has pleaded guilty in a conspiracy to distribute methamphetamine and additive pain medication in seven Southeast Georgia counties. Kevin Thomas Ellis, 45, of Jeff Davis County, pleaded guilty to a single conspiracy count Monday before Chief U.S. District Judge Lisa Godbey Wood in Brunswick.

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  13. Veterans Affairs Clinic Promises Action After 10 Investigates Exposed ComplicationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WBNS

    Six months later, the Veteran's Administration revealed what they did to fix them. The Columbus VA Clinic on James Road is expanding and will offer new services, doubling its size in the next five years.

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  14. Vancouver teen dies from suspected fentanyl ODRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | 24 Hours

    Two Vancouver boys aged 16 and 17 are believed to have purchased and consumed fake Oxycontin, known as "fake 80s" on Saturday, and the 17-year-old died after being taken off life support. Postmedia Network The boys, 16 and 17, were from Vancouver and allegedly bought and took fake Oxycontin Saturday night.

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  15. Pain Free Patriots charity offers free relief to veterans in chronic painRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Stars and Stripes

    Pain Free Patriots rolls into church parking lots and shopping malls with mobile trailers equipped with state-of-the art technology, offering free treatments, such as muscle and nerve therapy and spinal balancing. Since it was started five years ago, more than 450 A veterans have been through the program, with testimonials from former Navy SEALS to Marine grunts from the Vietnam era.

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  16. Former director of Westlake assisted-living center gets probation for stealing pain pillsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cleveland.com

    The former executive director of a Westlake assisted-living facility was sentenced to two years of probation Monday for stealing prescription pain medication from a patient in her care. Christina Melaragno, 42, is prohibited from work that involves care for the elderly during her probation.

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  17. Egalet Announces Closing Of Public Offering Of Common Stock And...Read the original story

    Sunday Aug 2 | BioSpace

    The shares of common stock in the offering included 1,000,000 shares issued upon the exercise in full by the underwriters of their option to purchase additional shares at the public offering price, less underwriting discounts. The aggregate gross proceeds to Egalet from this offering are expected to be approximately Egalet anticipates using the net proceeds from the offering to fund research and development, including life cycle management for SPRIXA Nasal Spray and OXAYDO , to expand commercial sales and marketing efforts, and for general corporate purposes, including potential business development opportunities.

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  18. State laws aim to curb opioid overprescription and abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | WNED

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there's the equivalent of one bottle of prescription painkillers for every adult American. Meanwhile, 46 people a day die from an overdose of those same painkillers.

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  19. Teenager on life support in Vancouver hospital; fentanyl overdose suspectedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | GlobalNews

    A 17-year-old is in grave condition on life support in a Vancouver hospital after a suspected fentanyl overdose The teenager is believed to have purchased and taken fake Oxycontin yesterday night. He and a 16-year-old also suspected of taking the drug subsequently lost consciousness in a Vancouver park.

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  20. The Pain MessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 2 | Psychology Today

    Pain rots the soul. Pain scourges the body. Sadly, so does the present day treatment of chronic pain .

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