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Study: Later Doctor’s Visits Lead To More Prescriptions

A visit to the doctor later in the day makes it more likely that a patient will walk away with a prescription antibiotic, according to a new report.

10/15/2014

Are Prescription Drugs Covered Under My Health Insurance?

Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.

03/12/2014

Monroe Doctor Pleads Guilty To Illegally Prescribing Drugs

A doctor with an office in Monroe has pleaded guilty to federal charges of illegally writing prescriptions for narcotic painkillers for patients he never met or examined.

03/02/2011

Drug Drop-Off Collects 5,000+ Pounds of Prescription Medication

Saturday’s drug drop-off collecting unused prescription drugs at dozens of locations around Connecticut brought in a total of more than five-thousand pounds of unused pharmaceuticals.  The Drug Enforcement Administration the drugs collected ranged from A […]

09/27/2010

Collections Planned Saturday for Old Prescription Drugs

Police agencies around the nation have signed up for the Drug Administration’s prescription drug “Take Back” campaign on Saturday.  Police and other agencies will be collecting potentially dangerous expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs for […]

09/22/2010

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