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'I should have done more for equality when I was playing' -- Abby Wambach on mission to empower women - CNN International

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'I should have done more for equality when I was playing' -- Abby Wambach on mission to empower women  CNN International

Abby Wambach admits she did not push for equality during the height of her playing career but is determined to make her voice heard in retirement.

‘Hammer on the abusers.’ Mass. attorney general alleges Purdue Pharma tried to shift blame for opioid addiction - Washington Post

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-01-15 21:27
‘Hammer on the abusers.’ Mass. attorney general alleges Purdue Pharma tried to shift blame for opioid addiction  Washington Post

As parents wrote to Purdue Pharma about their children who had died of OxyContin overdoses, and as federal prosecutors reported increases in deaths ...

Are Some People Using Their Dogs to Get Opioids? - WebMD

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-01-15 14:54
Are Some People Using Their Dogs to Get Opioids?  WebMD

Veterinarians are prescribing large quantities of opioids to pets, raising concern that some people might be using their furry companions to feed their addiction.

'Opioids: A National Crisis': Resources available in WNC, Upstate SC - WLOS

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-01-15 12:49
'Opioids: A National Crisis': Resources available in WNC, Upstate SC  WLOS

If someone is in a crisis, they can call 1-800-849-6127 or 911. U. S. Department of Health & Human Services Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services ...

Chesco set to sue opioid firms | News | dailylocal.com - Daily Local News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-01-15 12:15
Chesco set to sue opioid firms | News | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER — Chester County will join others local governments across the state that have filed lawsuits against the makers and distributors of deadly ...

Claremont Man Who Robbed Pharmacy of Hundreds of Pills at Knifepoint Is Sentenced - Valley News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Tue, 2019-01-15 10:09
Claremont Man Who Robbed Pharmacy of Hundreds of Pills at Knifepoint Is Sentenced  Valley News

Newport — A 42-year-old Claremont man pleaded guilty on Tuesday to theft and criminal threatening with a deadly weapon in connection with an armed ...

Cincinnati VA Medical Center helps veterans with opioid addictions retake their lives - WCPO

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-01-14 18:14
Cincinnati VA Medical Center helps veterans with opioid addictions retake their lives  WCPO

CINCINNATI — Addiction crept into Robert Windburn's life an inch at a time on soft, silent feet, escorted first by marijuana, then by alcohol and finally heroin.

What’s happening Tuesday in the north valley - Chico Enterprise-Record

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-01-14 16:52
What’s happening Tuesday in the north valley  Chico Enterprise-Record

Chico Seed Orchard: Pedestrian gate; 7 a.m.-7 p.m. Main gate, 7 a.m.-3:30 p.m. drive-thru Monday-Friday. 209 acres. Tree Farm. No drinking water.

People are more likely to die from opioid overdose than car accident, report says - WMC

Prescription Pills Addiction - Mon, 2019-01-14 14:39
People are more likely to die from opioid overdose than car accident, report says  WMC

Data from the National Safety Council shows the odds of dying from an accidental opioid overdose are greater than those of dying in a car accident.

HPD made 174 drug arrests in 18 - Hornell Evening Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2019-01-12 13:28
HPD made 174 drug arrests in 18  Hornell Evening Tribune

HORNELL — The City of Hornell's war on drugs was on full display at a meeting of the Board of Public Safety on Thursday, when commissioners were briefed on ...

HPD made 174 drug arrests in 18 - Hornell Evening Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Sat, 2019-01-12 13:28
HPD made 174 drug arrests in 18  Hornell Evening Tribune

HORNELL — The City of Hornell's war on drugs was on full display at a meeting of the Board of Public Safety on Thursday, when commissioners were briefed on ...

NH turns to data to combat opioid crisis - Concord Monitor

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-01-11 15:04
NH turns to data to combat opioid crisis  Concord Monitor

New Hampshire announced a new initiative Thursday to analyze data on insurance claims to better understand and combat the opioid crisis.Republican Gov.

End of year data shows more treatment access needed to stem North Carolina's opioid epidemic - Independent Tribune

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-01-11 11:43
End of year data shows more treatment access needed to stem North Carolina's opioid epidemic  Independent Tribune

Unintentional opioid-related overdose resulted in 1884 deaths in North Carolina last year, a 34 percent increase from the 1407 deaths attributed to the same ...

MCPSS: Blount High students in trouble after taking pills - FOX10 News

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-01-11 11:19
MCPSS: Blount High students in trouble after taking pills  FOX10 News

EIGHT MILE, Ala. -- Several Blount High School students have been suspended after they allegedly took pills believed to be Xanax, according to an official with ...

Pet opioid prescriptions have soared, Penn study finds. But who's really using the meds? - Philly.com

Prescription Pills Addiction - Fri, 2019-01-11 09:10
Pet opioid prescriptions have soared, Penn study finds. But who's really using the meds?  Philly.com

We found that the increased quantity of opioids prescribed by our hospital was not due to increased patient volume alone,” said study author Dana Clarke, ...

New Hampshire turns to data to combat opioid crisis - News & Observer

Prescription Pills Addiction - Thu, 2019-01-10 20:37
New Hampshire turns to data to combat opioid crisis  News & Observer

New Hampshire has announced a new initiative in which it will analysis insurance claims data to better understand the opioid crisis and come up with policies to ...

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