There was a time when illegal drugs were a major problem with young adults. They still are but now there are equal concerns about legal medications to get high.
In an effort to combat abuse, the state Senate has now passed its own version of a bill to create a prescription drug monitoring program.
Driving drunk is a well known danger on the roads, but a new report indicates that many of us don’t realize the hazards of driving while taking prescription medications.
What medical expenses can you deduct, and when? There’s been a change in tax law.
Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Drugmaker Merck & Co. is recalling a combination cholesterol drug, wiping out the entire U.S. stock, due to packaging defects that could reduce effectiveness.
Narcotics may be the only humane way to deal with severe pain at the end of life.
Governor Tom Corbett says proper disposal of unused prescription drugs is important not just to stop abuse but to keep them out of the environment.
Conflict-of-interest policies now restrict interactions between drug reps and doctors but nurses and other medical personnel still get gifts.
How can it be illegal to fill a prescription if actually given by a doctor?
We have a major public health problem in this country and it has to do with the overuse of opioid medications.
The MedSnapID app is able to visually identify over 3,700 types of prescription pills.
Amid concerns about privacy, the state House has passed and sent the Senate a bill that would create a state database to monitor the dispensing and use of prescription drugs.
A Connecticut woman found out the hard way that to be arrested for DUI, you don’t have to be drunk.
Boxes have been set up at nine police departments and in the lobby of the Government Center in Media. The process is intended to be anonymous.