Vicodin, Acetaminophen/Hydrocodone Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. La. lawmakers band together to fight opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2017 | EMS1

    BATON ROUGE, La. - Louisiana Rep. Helena Moreno never went to medical school. But that didn't stop public health official Dr. Karen DeSalvo from mistaking the New Orleans Democrat for a physician during a recent committee hearing by addressing her as "Dr. Moreno."

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  2. Louisiana lawmakers band together to fight opioid crisisRead the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | Deseret News

    In this April 14, 2015 file photo, Rep. Helena Moreno, D-New Orleans, asks questions in the House Appropriations Committee in Baton Rouge, La. Moreno spent years working on a series of bills that eventually resulted in getting naloxone, the opiate antidote, available as an over-the-counter drug.

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  3. Finding pain relief without the use of Opioids - Is it Possible?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 13, 2017 | EParis Extra

    Do you know that the use of opioids that include pain medicines, such as OxyContin, Vicodin or illicit substances such as opium and heroin claim as many lives each year as car accidents? The irony is, that in this particular public health crisis, the good and well-intentioned physicians have played a part. In 2012, physicians issued 259 million opioids drugs, which have quadrupled since the past several years, thus technically giving a bottle of pills to every adult in United States! Addiction to pain meds has obviously led to this epidemic but experts agree that the real culprit in the use of opioids has been chronic pain.

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  4. Community Crisis: From prescription to addictionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    Injuries are an unfortunate reality in the world of athletics, and the road to recovery can be a long one. "I was playing basketball at Lansing Community College and within a period of two years I had five surgeries on my right shoulder" says former LCC Star Paul Cook, who played from 2008-2010.

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  5. Opioids Almost Stole His Life, Now He Dedicates It to Helping OthersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | DNAinfo.com

    After nearly losing his life to a drug overdose five years ago, Kevin Parker wakes up every day around 5 a.m., puts his prosthetic leg on and heads to work at Citi Field where he checks the New York Mets' mail for things like bombs and anthrax. He usually makes the 30-mile trek back to his girlfriend's Great Kills apartment after work to have coffee before heading to class at the College of Staten Island.

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  6. Opioid epidemicRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | NWAonline

    The number of people dying from opioid overdoses has soared - increasing nearly four-fold between 1999 and 2014, according to a November 2016 report by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services. John Haskell played offensive guard and defensive tackle in school and city leagues through his early years in high school in Kitsap County, Wash.

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  7. I Think We've Got a Problem: An Oral History of Everclear's "So Much for the Afterglow"Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Willamette Week

    This is a story about Art Alexakis, this is a story about a guy who recorded the best-selling rock record in Portland history. Everclear in their trailer after a miserable gig at an outdoor radio festival somewhere in the Midwest.

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  8. Major comp stakeholders call for California drug formulary start delayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | Business Insurance

    Concerns about perceived ambiguity in the review process for non-preferred drugs and the lack of inclusion of opioids on the list of preferred, evidence-based medications are some of the reasons major stakeholders in the workers comp space are calling for delayed implementation of California's drug formulary. The deadline for public comments was May 1, leaving the California Department of Industrial Relations sifting through 119 pages of feedback from nearly two dozen separate organizations and stakeholders as regulators prepare to implement a drug formulary for injured workers.

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  9. Overcoming opioids: When pills are hospital's last resortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | News Tribune

    A car crash shattered Stuart Anders' thigh, leaving pieces of bone sticking through his skin. Yet Anders begged emergency room doctors not to give him powerful opioid painkillers - he'd been addicted once before and panicked at the thought of relapsing.

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  10. We must do more to protect our kids from drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | The News-Review

    It goes beyond politics. It isn't confined to particular neighborhoods. It's often hidden - all too frequently behind the bathroom mirror.

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  11. The NFL and Roger Goodell aren't being honest about marijuanaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2017 | Salon

    The NFL stands as an American institution and if you reserve any doubt regarding this statement, look no further than NFL commissioner Roger Goodell's recent comments on marijuana. Goodell appeared on ESPN's "Mike and Mike" radio show to promote the NFL Draft and address some issues facing the league.

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  12. Explaining the NFL's real pot problem to Roger GoodellRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Tampa Bay Online

    The commish, he of the $34 million annual salary, was asked on ESPN's Mike & Mike radio show if he was willing to consider allowing players to use marijuana for medical reasons, especially pain relief. "You're ingesting smoke, so that's not usually a very positive thing that people would say.

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  13. Cedar Lake family hopes honest obituary about addiction 'saves one person'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Catherine Altop, 32, died of a drug overdose, and her family included that in her obituary to try to help others. Catherine Altop, 32, died of a drug overdose, and her family included that in her obituary to try to help others.

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  14. Overcoming Opioids: When pills are a hospital's last resortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | San Mateo Daily Journal

    A car crash shattered Stuart Anders' thigh, leaving pieces of bone sticking through his skin. Yet Anders begged emergency room doctors not to give him powerful opioid painkillers - he'd been addicted once before and panicked at the thought of relapsing.

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  15. Overcoming Opioids: When pills are a hospital's last resortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | West Hawaii Today

    A car crash shattered Stuart Anders' thigh, leaving pieces of bone sticking through his skin. Yet Anders begged emergency room doctors not to give him powerful opioid painkillers - he'd been addicted once before and panicked at the thought of relapsing.

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  16. Overcoming Opioids: When pills are a hospitala s last resortRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | WATE-TV Knoxville

    In this Jan. 19, 2017, handout photo from the University of Maryland Shock Trauma Center, nurse Amanda Fritsch checks the catheter delivering a drug that kept Stuart Anders' injured leg numb for three days. Called a nerve block, the non-addictive numbing treatment substantially cut the amount of opioid painkillers that Anders otherwise would have been prescribed for his shattered femur.

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  17. Opioids: The Beauty Within the BeastRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | New Mobility

    Not a day passes that I don't hear a reference to the burgeoning opioid crisis - way too many people dying from overdoses. Yet the primary source of this life-threatening pandemic is the beautiful and innocent-looking opium poppy, and the history of civilization is rich with stories of opium or its derivatives being used for beneficial medicinal and other health-enhancing purposes.

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  18. Former NFL QB, WT assistant coach Ryan Leaf has finally found his callingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | Amarillo.com

    Last week Ryan Leaf was discussing plans to attend the event linked to his unofficial title: Biggest NFL Draft Bust Ever. Yes, the retired quarterback was at the NFL draft on Thursday for the first time since the San Diego Chargers selected Leaf in 1998 with the No.

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  19. The Opioid Crisis Should Kill the Call to Legalize Hard Drugsby David ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | National Review Online

    Now is just such a time. As the opioid crisis takes lives on a historic scale, it's time to kill a bad idea.

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  20. Ten years after her death, Anna Nicole Smith's doctor speaks out: 'She was not an addict'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | Boston Herald

    When Anna Nicole Smith was found dead in a Florida hotel room in 2007, authorities recovered nearly a dozen different prescription and illicit drugs from her bedside, many of them prescribed by the hundreds. The drugs included sedatives, muscle relaxers, painkillers and sleep aids.

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