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  1. Local drug dealer behind $24,000 on child supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Norwalk Reflector

    Joseph D. Albright, 37, of 791 W. U.S. 224, apologized for selling pain medication to a confidential informant. The Willard Police Department coordinated the Feb. 22, 2014 controlled drug buy.

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  2. With pain management alternatives, Doctors hope to improve patients' surgical experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Local10.com

    After the surgical removal of one or both breasts, managing excruciating pain, while dealing with hallucinations, nausea and other adverse effects of narcotic painkillers can be a daunting struggle. Physicians worldwide are learning about extended-release drug formulations, as alternatives.

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  3. Chronic Pain and Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives Physician Offers 4 Natural Ways to End the PainRead the original story

    Friday | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    Roughly 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain lasting more than six months, according to a report from the Institute of Medicine.

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  4. Pyle: Marijuana makes people do weird stuffRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Salt Lake Tribune

    Paranoia. Rationalization. Looking at the world in such a way that nothing is your fault and everything bad is the responsibility of someone else.

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  5. Pharmacist 'afraid' to fill prescriptions due to limited supplyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | WESH-TV

    WESH 2 continues to investigate why pharmacists across the state are refusing to fill legitimate prescriptions for patients suffering from severe pain. WESH 2 INVESTIGATES WHY PHARMACISTS ACROSS THE STATE REFUSED TO FILL LEGITIMATE PRESCRIPTIONS FOR PATIENTS SUFFERING FROM SEVERE PAIN.

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  6. Sand Point aims to move beyond banishing drug dealers to curb rampant drug abuse in small Alaska townRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 27, 2014 | Anchorage Daily News

    Sand Point is suffering from the prevalence of drug abuse, including the abuse of presecription drugs such as Oxycodone. A group of local citizens wants to change that.

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  7. Former Goode teacher gets ARD after drug chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | The York Daily Record

    Former Alexander D. Goode Elementary School teacher and Hanover High School football coach Michael Ketterman has a chance to clear his criminal record of drug and paraphernalia charges after being accepted into a pretrial diversionary program. Ketterman, 47, of West Manchester Township, was charged in April 2014 after he admitted to York City Police that he admitted using Oxycodone and Percocet to manage back pain and also admitted to smoking crack cocaine.

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  8. Ex-Hospice Executive Indicted In Multimillion-Dollar FraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | CBS Local

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  9. Chronic Pain & Painkillers: Why You Should Consider Alternatives...Read the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | Island Gazette Newspaper Online

    Roughly 100 million Americans suffer from chronic pain lasting more than six months, according to a report from the Institute of Medicine.

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  10. The Deadly HIV Outbreak In Indiana Linked To Painkiller Abuse And Use Of Infected NeedlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | International Business Times

    Research has revealed that the overuse of powerful drug Opana is leading to the outbreak of HIV infections in southeastern Indiana. The health personnel and state government are worried as they face an epidemic threat from prescription drug abuse.

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  11. Opioid painkillers emerging as safety threat for elderlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Business Insurance

    The study also found that adults over the age of 65 taking opioid painkillers such as Vicodin and Oxycontin are 68% more likely to be hospitalized and 87% more likely to die than those taking over-the-counter pain medications. The effect of opioids is also evident in workers compensation claims, the study found, citing data that indicated that increasing opioid doses correlated with increasing length of disability for injured workers.

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  12. Ex-housing director sentenced in drug, home invasion caseRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | WSJV-TV South Bend

    The former director of a Detroit-area housing commission who was accused of breaking into apartments and stealing prescription drugs for personal use has been sentenced. The Oakland Press of Pontiac reports 52-year-old Deborah Wilson was sentenced Thursday to one day in jail, with credit for time served, and three years of probation.

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  13. Managing Your Pain: How to Use Prescription Drugs Without Becoming AddictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 27 | Jewish World Review

    Michele Braa-Heidner started taking prescription painkillers when she had her wisdom teeth removed. Soon after, she developed a painful spinal condition for which she needed several surgeries--and more medications.

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  14. Local drug dealer behind $24,000 on child supportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Norwalk Reflector

    Joseph D. Albright, 37, of 791 W. U.S. 224, apologized for selling pain medication to a confidential informant. The Willard Police Department coordinated the Feb. 22, 2014 controlled drug buy.

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  15. National Safety Council: Opioid prescription painkillers have hidden, deadly side effectsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | Freshnews

    Today the National Safety Council released a white paper, The psychological and physical side effects of pain medications , debunking the belief that opioid painkillers, such as Vicodin and Oxycontin, are safer options than over-the-counter pain relievers. "More Americans overdose on prescription painkillers than on heroin and cocaine combined," said Deborah A.P. Hersman, president and CEO of NSC.

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  16. Former Little League mom serving 13 years in prison reveals how car ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Daily Mail

    Former Little League mom serving 13 years in prison reveals how car accident left her in so much pain she became a heroin addict and check fraudster Nicole Koester, a 42-year-old married mother-of-three who worked as a manager of a car company, was prescribed oxycodone after a car crash She soon moved on to heroin to deal with the pain because it was cheaper - and stole $30,000 worth of checks to fund her habit She was arrested and sentenced to 13.5 years in 2011; her husband continues to visit her but only one of her children has been in touch Koester, who is incarcerated at Maryland Correctional Institution for Women, spoke to Diane Sawyer as part of an ABC special that airs Friday A former Little League mom has revealed how a car accident left her in so much pain she became a heroin addict and stole thousands of dollars to fund her habit.

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  17. Former BSO detention deputy sentenced after shooting at deputiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Local10.com

    A former Broward Sheriff's Office detention deputy was sentenced to six years in prison on Thursday after she was convicted of shooting at deputies from inside her house in December 2010. Kelly Garrick, 45, worked with the BSO since 1997, but years later she would find herself on the other side of the law numerous times.

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  18. Josh Hamilton and 15 Athletes Who Struggled With Drug AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 26 | Rant Sports

    Sadly, Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton suffered a drug relapse involving the use of cocaine and alcohol this past offseason. This is the second time his career has been derailed, but he's certainly not the first athlete to struggle with drug addiction.

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  19. Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc. Announces Notice Of Allowance For U.S. ...Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 25 | BioSpace

    Collegium Pharmaceutical, Inc., a specialty pharmaceutical company focused on the development and commercialization of innovative abuse-deterrent treatments for chronic pain and other diseases, announced that Application No. 13/551,455, an application relating its DETERx technology platform, was allowed for issuance as a new patent by the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office .

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  20. 2-26 6:15am Tommy, prescription painkiller abuseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2012 | WWL-AM New Orleans

    How big a problem is prescription drug over use? Tommy talks to Jim Hall, an epidemiologist at Nova Southeastern University, about prescription painkillers 615 throwback Thursday in this is a request on the bumper music the knack in my Sharaud. And guys hit some you wanna hear him play the whole song naturally but as a way to get you ready for.

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