drug abuse

‘Heroin in a Capsule’? Lawmakers Step Up Fight Against FDA-Approved Painkiller Zohydro

...  in a capsule’? Lawmakers step up fight against FDA-approved painkiller Zohydro But others, like Sen. Joe Manchin, D-W.Va., say the agency should rescind its approval of the painkiller. Manchin, whose home state leads the nation in prescription overdoses and abuse, has worked with New York Sen. Chuck Schumer to… Continue reading

49-Year Incumbent U.S. Rep's Ballot Fail

...  leg, Mugianis remembered a Lower East Side anarchist … Read more on Daily Beast Pigs: The New Magazine Cover Stars Suboxone, a prescription painkiller used to treat opiates, isn't much better. With its high cost, low availability, and a long-lasting withdrawal, … On his last leg, Mugianis remembered a… Continue reading

Painkiller Addiction Can Be a Gateway to Heroin – CBS News

...  studying at the University of Delaware, King was hospitalized for a severe stomach infection.and more » Painkiller Abuse – Google News Fearing Abuse, States Challenge FDA on Painkiller Approval – Stateline WCVB Boston Fearing Abuse, States Challenge FDA on Painkiller ApprovalStatelineKentucky Attorney General Jack Conway and a woman whose daughter… Continue reading

Zohydro: Why This New Painkiller Could Spark Another Addiction Epidemic

...  is out on the market – and many health experts want it gone. The controversial drug is Zohydro, an extended-release painkiller containing the already widely used opioid, hydrocodone. Designed to release painkilling … Painkiller Abuse – Bing News Fearing Abuse, States Challenge FDA on Painkiller Approval Kentucky Attorney General… Continue reading

Zohydro: Why This New Painkiller Could Spark Another Addiction Epidemic

...  is out on the market – and many health experts want it gone. The controversial drug is Zohydro, an extended-release painkiller containing the already widely used opioid, hydrocodone. Designed to release painkilling … Painkiller Abuse – Bing News Fearing Abuse, States Challenge FDA on Painkiller Approval Kentucky Attorney General… Continue reading

Crime Fighters – Wrap Up

...  Fighters – Wrap Up — Repeat Offenders continue to drive Lexington’s crime rate. Heroin Addiction is ensnaring the rich, suburban population across America. The number of Drug Ove… The Cheapest Beach Badges in New Jersey: Atlantic City Tops List We added a new list, based on statistics provided by… Continue reading