We have a major public health problem in this country and it has to do with the overuse of opioid medications.
In the past 6 years, more women have died from opioid pain reliever overdoses than from motor vehicle-related injuries.
There’s been a dramatic increase in the number of women dying from prescription drug overdoses.
By Mike DeNardo PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — An Elkins Park doctor today was sentenced to jail time for running what the feds call a “pill mill” out of his South Philadelphia office. Dr. Richard Minicozzi, 79, […]
While it will take weeks to determine exactly what took her life, one thing is certain: prescription drug abuse in this country is a growing problem.