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  1. Patricia Smith: Medical marijuana, to tax or ban?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Union

    The significant change is that the Medical Marijuana Regulation & Safety Act has the endorsements of the League of California Cities, the California Police Chiefs Association, and virtually all the leading marijuana advocates including NORML, Americans for Safe Access, and the California Growers Association. The MMRSA statutes allow our law enforcement team to work hand in hand with the cities and county of Nevada County to help bring a new industry into the light.


  2. Egalet Corp (EGLT) to Post FY2015 Earnings of ($3.75) Per Share, Cantor Fitzgerald ForecastsRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Cantor Fitzgerald issued their FY2015 EPS estimates for Egalet Corp in a note issued to investors on Tuesday, according to Zacks Investment Research . Cantor Fitzgerald analyst C. Russo anticipates that the firm will post earnings per share of for the year.


  3. FDA Approves Fast-Acting Drug to Counteract Opioid ODRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | PsychCentral

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration has approved Narcan nasal spray, the first FDA-approved nasal spray version of naloxone hydrochloride, which can stop or reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. The rapid approval of the nasal spray form is seen as a boon for first responders in battling what has been called an "epidemic" of opioid abuse, overdoses and deaths.


  4. Holyoke Health Center provides Narcan availability reminderRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    The U.S. Food and Drug Administration on Nov. 18 approved this easy-to-use version of Narcan, a drug that reverses heroin and prescription painkiller overdoses, the Associated Press reported. HOLYOKE -- Holyoke Health Center issued a reminder that its pharmacy provides a prescription drug that blocks the effects of opioids and reverses an overdose, in light of ongoing headlines about problems related to heroin and similar drugs.


  5. Charges filed in Hillside oxycodone theftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | News-Register

    A former licensed practical nurse at The Manor at Hillside Retirement Community in McMinnville is facing allegations that she altered drug records to hide theft of narcotic oxycodone painkillers intended for residents. Carly Marie Johnson, 31, of Hillsboro, was charged by McMinnville police with one count each of third-degree theft, tampering with drug records and unlawful possession of oxycodone, following a six-month investigation.


  6. Those in Their 50s Now Largest Group Battling Addiction to NarcoticsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | MedlinePlus

    Older adults are now the largest age group seeking help in narcotic painkiller and heroin treatment programs, a study based in New York City found. Narcotic painkillers include prescription painkillers, such as morphine, oxycodone , and hydrocodone .


  7. New York councilman plead guilty to illegal distribution of drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Examiner.com

    Robert L. Capers, United States Attorney for the Eastern District of New York announced Tuesday that Southampton Town Councilman, Bradley Bender, 52, of Northampton, New York, pleaded guilty today to conspiring to illegally distribute oxycodone . According to the court documents and statements Bender received phony prescriptions for oxycodone between July 2012 and June 2015 from Michael Troyan, a Riverhead physician assistant; who was arrested on November 4, 2015.


  8. Opiate hotspots: Why regional NSW doctors dish out the painkillersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Sydney Morning Herald

    A map released by the Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care revels which areas have the highest rate of surgeries and medication use. Peter Panagiotopoulos smashed a disc and vertebra in his back shifting concrete pilings in his job at the metal yard.


  9. How Alberta doctors are tackling the growing problem of chronic painRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CBC News

    Calgary's Chronic Pain Centre is the city's only clinic dedicated entirely to treating the disease.It gets 250 to 300 referrals a month. Her right hand got sucked into a roller at the linen factory where she worked, essentially burning off the skin.


  10. Egalet Corp Receives Average Recommendation of "Buy" from BrokeragesRead the original story

    Thursday | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Egalet Corp has earned a consensus recommendation of "Buy" from the six research firms that are currently covering the stock, Analyst Ratings Network.com reports . One research analyst has rated the stock with a hold recommendation and five have assigned a buy recommendation to the company.


  11. Southampton Town Councilman Pleads Guilty to Conspiring to Illegally Distribute OxycodoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | LongIsland.com

    November 24, 2015 - Bradley Bender, Southampton Town Councilman, pleaded guilty today to conspiring to illegally distribute oxycodone. The plea was entered before U.S. Magistrate Judge Anne Y. Shields at the federal courthouse in Central Islip.


  12. Those in Their 50s Now Largest Group Battling Addiction to Narcotics: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | HON

    Older adults are now the largest age group seeking help in narcotic painkiller and heroin treatment programs, a study based in New York City found. Narcotic painkillers include prescription painkillers, such as morphine, oxycodone , and hydrocodone .


  13. South Sydney Rabbitohs fine Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray over prescription drug overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Sydney Morning Herald

    An investigation by the South Sydney Rabbitohs into players Dylan Walker and Aaron Gray found the pair sourced additional pain-killing medication from their own GPs on the day they overdosed on prescription drugs and as a result they have been fined five per cent of their contracts for bringing the club and NRL into "serious disrepute". Souths released a statement saying they had finalised their investigation into the pair, who were rushed to hospital in the early hours of September 22 after their former teammate Jake O'Sullivan called triple-0 when he heard Walker vomiting in his sleep.


  14. United States v. AzmatRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | FindLaw

    Before TJOFLAT and HULL, Circuit Judges, and BARTLE,District Judge.* James C. Stuchell, R. Brian Tanner, Jeffrey J. Buerstatte, James D. Durham, E. Gregory Gilluly, Jr., Karl I. Knoche, Brian T. Rafferty, Edward J. Tarver, U.S. Attorney's Office, Savannah, GA, for Plaintiff-Appellee. Thomas A. Withers, Savannah, GA, William Mallory Kent, Law Office of William M. Kent, Jacksonville, FL, for Defendant-Appellant.


  15. Those in 50s Largest Group Battling Drug AddictionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | WebMD

    Enter the shape, color, or imprint of your prescription or OTC drug. Our pill identification tool will display pictures that you can compare to your pill.


  16. Overdose deaths could be reduced if more B.C. doctors used database: reportRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Brandon Sun

    Overdose deaths could be reduced in British Columbia if more doctors used a provincial database to track prescriptions for painkillers, a new report says. The B.C. Centre for Excellence in HIV/AIDS said in its report that opioids such as oxycodone are increasingly being overprescribed to patients who become addicted to the medication.


  17. How the explosion in prescription painkillers has created more heroin usersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | The Raw Story

    In the early years of my clinical practice as a psychologist treating heroin users, I commonly saw adolescents and young adults using heroin as their first drug. A typical client was a male in his mid-teens, perhaps a runaway or living in foster care, or someone who had been in and out of juvenile detention, or dropped out of school and who was court-ordered into treatment.


  18. Sheriff's office employs tool to fight overdosesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Portland Tribune

    The increase in drug overdoses in Yamhill County over the past few years has prompted law enforcement to take action: sheriff's deputies now carry a potentially life-saving tool in their patrol cars. Beginning Nov. 13, deputies in the Yamhill County Sheriff's Office began carrying doses of Naloxene , a medication used to counter the effects of an overdose from illegal opioids such as heroin as well as the legal drugs oxycodone, hydrocodone and methadone.


  19. Pain doctor indicted on Federal drug chargesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 25 | Huntington News

    United States Attorney Booth Goodwin announced that Dr. Jose Jorge Abbud Gordinho, M.D., was indicted on multiple federal drug charges by a Grand Jury sitting in Beckley, West Virginia. Gordinho was arrested on November 12, 2015, at which time the West Virginia State Police and the Federal Bureau of Investigation executed a search warrant at his medical office on George Street in Beckley.


  20. 50 arrested in prison painkiller stingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 24 | The Florida Times-Union

    Charles Gregory Combs of the Florida State Prison was arrested July 1, 2015, in an Oxycodone distribution operation. 6/11/15 -- Dylan Oral Hilliard, a corrections officer with the Florida State Prison in Raiford, was arrested June 11, 2015, in an Oxycodone distribution case.