Study: Trip To Emergency Room May Help With Opioid AddictionA visit to the emergency room may help an addiction to opioid painkillers more than seeing a specialist, a new study finds.
Study: Physicians Not Following Guidelines On Painkiller PrescriptionsDoctors who prescribe powerful painkillers fail to follow up with their patients which can lead to addiction, according to a new study by Workers Compensation Research Institute.
Former TSA Officer Sentenced In Drug Trafficking SchemeA former federal Transportation Security Administration officer has been sentenced to nearly four years in prison for bribery and extortion related to accepting cash in exchange for allowing what she believed were painkiller pills to pass through an airport.