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Painkiller Prescription Monitoring: More Harm Than Good?



You might remember last week when we talked about the severity of the opioid epidemic. More than 33,000 overdose deaths a year is enough evidence that the opioid addiction epidemic is not over, far from it. In nearly every state, similar-looking laws have started to appear that allow health professionals to see if a patient […]

Opioids, Restrictions on Prescriptions, and a Medical Field in Uproar



If you read our blog regularly, you’ll know that the opioid epidemic is a major problem in the US, and that many people who abuse opioids often end up in the arms of heroin. However, the story doesn’t end there. The effects that heroin and opioid addiction is having on the nation is starting to show […]

Is Medicare Part D the New Doctor Shopping?



Doctor shopping is a tactic used by pain pill abusers to hide their opioid addiction. Now it appears, based on a new Inspector General report from HHS, that Medicare Part D and compound prescriptions are being used in a scam to obtain addiction opioids without raising the red flags in the pharmacy databases.

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Alcohol Awareness Month 2016 – This Year’s Theme – Underage Drinking



April is Alcohol Awareness Month and this year’s theme is all about talking. As a parent, bringing up the topic of underage drinking is often uncomfortable, but it must be done. If you think about how awkward it is for you, imagine how uncomfortable your child must feel bringing up the subject.

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