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61 headlines found matching 'Opioid'
Fri October 20, 2017
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(Politico)
 
 
 
President Donald Trump:"Next week, we are going to have a major announcement on the opioid crisis." Rest of the White House:"Wait. We have a what now...?"
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Thu October 19, 2017
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
Today's doping scandal in sports is brought to you by the Iditarod as dogs have tested positive for opioids
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Wed October 18, 2017
(Daily Mail)
 
 
 
At a time when opioid deaths in the U.S. are on the rise, they're actually dropping in Colorado. Wonder why?
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Tue October 17, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The government is responsible for the opioid crisis. This cannot be overstated
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(Metro)
 
 
 
Student who inhaled 360 nitrous oxide canisters in one week learns she may never walk again. Who's laughing now?
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Mon October 16, 2017
(Business Insider)
 
 
 
Sen Joe Manchin calls on Trump to withdraw the name of Rep. Tom Marino to be "Drug Czar" after last night's "60 minutes" revealed Marino to be the architect of the drug industry-backed law that crippled the DEA and made the opioid epidemic possible
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(CBS News)
 
 
 
The drug industry and Congress are responsible for the opiod crisis
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Thu October 12, 2017
(NBC News)
 
 
 
Drug overdose deaths rise dramatically in any place that Trump calls home
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Wed October 11, 2017
(KING 5 News)
 
 
 
Do states with legal marijuana have 25 percent fewer opioid deaths? Short answer: No. Long answer: No connection has been found. "It hit me in the face as a researcher as something a little deceiving," said Dr. Carlini
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Mon October 09, 2017
(AOL)
 
 
 
Groundbreaking study finds fewer men will hold down productive jobs when they're passed out in an alley behind a bar with a heroin needle sticking out of the arm
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Sat October 07, 2017
(The Cannabist)
 
 
 
"Of course [the people who market marijuana are] going after the weakest in society," he said. "That's what you do when you're a predatory industry"
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Thu October 05, 2017
(American Thinker)
 
 
 
Members of Congress take far more money from Big Pharma than the gun lobby. So do they have blood on their hands from drug overdoses and opioid addiction?
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Wed October 04, 2017
(The Hill)
 
 
 
Finally the most important question about the Las Vegas shooting has been answered. Namely "who can we sue?" Stephen Paddock was recently prescribed benzodiazepine, a sedative that can cause people with underlying anger issues to "become aggressive"
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Mon October 02, 2017
(White House)
 
 
 
"How we treat our young people is a fundamental test of who we are as a society." - Donald J. Trump, on honoring Child Health Day, one day after Republicans in Congress let CHIP expire
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Fri September 29, 2017
(Medical Xpress)
 
 
 
Latest study from the N.S. Sherlock Institute says workers fare worse when popular medications leave the market. Now STFU and GBTW. It's all in your head anyway, and we cut your psych benefits years ago
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Wed September 27, 2017
(Reuters)
 
 
 
Head of DEA to step down two months after he called out Trump for saying police should stop being so nice to perps when putting them in the back of vehicles
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Mon September 25, 2017
(5 News Fayetteville)
 
 
 
If the cops find three syringes in your vagina, along with an opioid pill wrapped in a $20 bill, you might as well try and forge your sister's signature on the arrest paperwork
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Fri September 22, 2017
(News9 Oklahoma)
 
 
 
CVS encourages people to switch to Walgreens
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Wed September 20, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
The country's opioid crisis is so bad life expectancy numbers are being cut short
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Mon September 18, 2017
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
Clearly, the smartest thing for insurance companies to do during an opioid crisis is to restrict access to less addictive and powerful drugs
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Mon September 11, 2017
(The New York Times)
 
 
 
When President Trump identified the opioid crisis as "a serious problem the likes of which we have never had" he forgot to add "not that I'm going to do anything about it. I'm just saying"
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Sun September 10, 2017
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Look up in the sky, there's a drug war going on above our heads
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Thu September 07, 2017
(CNN)
 
 
 
Problem: Few people have the extreme cancer pain that your company's ultra-powerful opioid treats. Solution: Screw it, just give it to random people who don't even have cancer, and if the insurance company calls to confirm they do, lie to them
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Tue August 29, 2017
(ABC News)
 
 
 
Attorney General Jeff Sessions blames opioid abuse crisis on a) pharma companies, b) recession, c) Hollywood
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Mon August 28, 2017
(NYPost)
 
 
 
If you've got 34 Xanax pills, 29 amphetamine pills, 96 Oxycodone pills, 3 bags of MDMA, 6 bags of meth, 68 bottles of steroids, 3 bags of ketamine, 2 vials of ketamine, a bag of shrooms and 700 ecstasy tablets, a killer robot almost seems reasonable
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Sat August 26, 2017
(WFTV Orlando)
 
 
 
What opioid epidemic (slips needle back into prosthetic leg)
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Tue August 22, 2017
(North Jersey)
 
 
 
Cops shocked that couple caught with meth, cocaine, ecstasy, prescription pain pills, Xanax, marijuana, a machete and around $2,000 in cash in the car, never checked in to motel where they were told to wait while search warrant was processed
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Thu August 17, 2017
(News On 6 Tulsa)
 
 
 
Not only do opioid distributors and retailers have to worry about U.S. federal and State courts, they may now also have to worry about Tribal courts
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Tue August 15, 2017
(CNBC)
 
 
 
Alleging deceptive marketing contributed to opioid epidemic, South Carolina sues OxyContin maker, spells all the words right
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Mon August 14, 2017
(NYPost)
 
 
 
Question: What are Vicodin, Dilaudid, Xanax, Ambien, and THC? Answer: The five drugs that Tiger Woods had in his system when he was arrested for driving under the influence last May
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(PennLive)
 
 
 
Should access to opioid painkillers be restricted?
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Thu August 10, 2017
(The Raw Story)
 
 
 
Trump declares opioid abuse a 'national emergency'. I'll drink to that
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(ABC7 New York)
 
 
 
Sick of watching all the dead people pass through his doors, funeral director writes blog called 'F*** you, Opioids'
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(Slate)
 
 
 
The opioid epidemic is probably worse than any of us realize
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(The Atlantic)
 
 
 
Sorry kids, 'heroin camp' is closed this year. Junkie out front shoulda told ya
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Wed August 09, 2017
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Doctors who attended crappy medical schools prescribe more opioids. Get your discount vicodin from Uncle Bob's Fly-By-Night Med Shack
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(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Trump's solution for opoids is a bunch of new DARE commercials and not much else
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Tue August 08, 2017
(AP News)
 
 
 
Hamsterdam in New Amsterdam
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Mon August 07, 2017
(Some Guy)
 
 
 
Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin goes all out in his fight on the state's opioid crisis by...playing hide-and-seek with painted rocks? Geez, how did this guy get elected? Did he run unopposed?
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(CNN)
 
 
 
Ohio sees morgues overflowing with corpses thanks to the opioid crisis
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Thu August 03, 2017
(CNN)
 
 
 
Residents of drug-infested den upset that Trump called it a 'drug-infested den'
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Wed August 02, 2017
(Vox)
 
 
 
How can we stop the worst drug overdose crisis in American history?
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Tue August 01, 2017
(Washington Post)
 
 
 
Why Attorney General Jeff Sessions will lose his new war against cannabis: The majority of Americans from nearly all walks of life want marijuana legalized
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Mon July 31, 2017
(Fox 43 Pennsylvania)
 
 
 
Narcan used to save dog who accidentally ate 25 oxycodone pills
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Sat July 29, 2017
(CNN)
 
 
 
Jobs? Yeah, I have them. I just don't have anyone applying that can pass a drug test without wanting to puff first
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(Mic)
 
 
 
So what's more cost effective, paying to put drug addicts into prison or treating drug addiction as a healthcare issue? After 14 years of giving up the former and trying the latter, Portugal has answers for America's heroin epidemic
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Fri July 28, 2017
(WTHR Indianapolis)
 
 
 
Drug dealer shot by dissatisfied customer. Not newsworthy. Wait, a doctor shot by patient cut off from opioids? And they're both white? This is totally different
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Thu July 27, 2017
(Click Orlando)
 
 
 
If your drug den is so contaminated with narcotics that police investigators become ill and the department has to change procedures, you might have a drug problem. You might also be dead from an overdose, but the point stands
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Tue July 25, 2017
(Politico)
 
 
 
Obama's sinister plan to give everyone single-payer health care seems to be working ... at least in the cities
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Mon July 24, 2017
(WQAD Quad Cities)
 
 
 
Police arm K-9 unit with naloxone in case of dog overdose. Told you goldendoodles are a gateway drug
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Wed July 19, 2017
(New York Daily News)
 
 
 
This rehab clinic not only allows patients to smoke pot, but encourages it
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Mon July 17, 2017
(JSOnline)
 
 
 
Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker signs bills to combat opiate addiction, has a face that is still so punchable you'll need Narcan just to get through another day in Wisconsin
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Sun July 16, 2017
(Vice)
 
 
 
Here's what drug dealers have to say after you've bought their lousy drugs to lower your dumbass intelligence
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Thu July 13, 2017
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Pro-tip: When busted for drugs, don't ask for them back
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Mon July 10, 2017
(Bloomberg)
 
 
 
Failing to see that horse has already left the barn, the head of the FDA says agency needs to put the smack-down on prescription opioid abuse
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Sat July 08, 2017
(Huffington Post)
 
 
 
Ohio sheriff to overdose victims: "Die, scum"
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Fri July 07, 2017
(AOL)
 
 
 
CDC sees drop in opioid prescriptions, possibly because pill mills have mostly killed off the people willing to take them
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Mon July 03, 2017
(Politico)
 
 
 
John Kasich says the opioid money included in Obamacare is "like spitting in the ocean"
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Thu June 29, 2017
(Newsweek)
 
 
 
The opioid epidemic takes another turn as more recent fentanyl found in Georgia might be resistant to antidote
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Wed June 28, 2017
(Up North Live)
 
 
 
Third time is not the charm
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Mon June 26, 2017
(MLive.com)
 
 
 
Opiod prescriptions in Michigan outnumber people and are expected to overtake guns by 2025
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