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The Daily Jeffersonian
Federal pain panel rife with links to industry companiesMatthew Perrone AP Health Writer Published: February 3, 2016 11:00 AM WASHINGT
Federal pain panel rife with links to industry companies
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 4 days ago
Matthew Perrone AP Health Writer Published: February 3, 2016 11:00 AM WASHINGTON (AP) -- Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb... Read more
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Op-Ed News
How Big Pharma Fosters 17,000 Opioid Deaths a YearMore than 17,000 people are dying every year in the U.S. from opioid overdoses.
How Big Pharma Fosters 17,000 Opioid Deaths a Year
Op-Ed News / Posted 6 days ago
More than 17,000 people are dying every year in the U.S. from opioid overdoses. Emergency room admissions for opioids other than heroin leaped from 299,000 in 2001 to 885,000 in 2011 and are still growing. Narcotics have made a comeback for two... Read more
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Denton Record-Chronicle
Federal pill panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back o
Federal pill panel rife with links to pharma companies
Denton Record-Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
WASHINGTON — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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Bennington Banner
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON >> A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
Bennington Banner / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON >> A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut b
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON - A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back o
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON - A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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The Monroe Evening News
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON (AP) — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut b
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
The Monroe Evening News / Posted 10 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON - A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back o
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
Brandon Sun / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON - A federal panel that has recently criticized efforts to cut back on painkiller prescriptions is studded with members who have financial ties to drug companies. Nearly a third of members on the Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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Marietta Daily Journal
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies - — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb overprescribing of OxyContin and other painkillers horrible have dru...The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee is a government advisory p
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies - — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb overprescribing of OxyContin and other painkillers horrible have dru...
Marietta Daily Journal / Posted 11 days ago
The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating Committee is a government advisory panel of federal scientists, outside academics and patient representatives. Of the 18 committee members at a recent meeting to discuss government handling of pain issues,... Read more
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TribLIVE
Strong money ties between drug companies, federal pain panel raise questions Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — Nearly a third of the members on a government p
Strong money ties between drug companies, federal pain panel raise questions
TribLIVE / Posted 11 days ago
Neighborhoods WASHINGTON — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb overprescribing of OxyContin and other painkillers "horrible," have drug-industry ties. The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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KOB 4 Albuquerque
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
KOB 4 Albuquerque / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON (AP) — Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb overprescribing of OxyContin and other painkillers "horrible," have drug-industry ties. The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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Daily Herald
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companiesWASHINGTON -- Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made hea
Federal pain panel rife with links to pharma companies
Daily Herald / Posted 11 days ago
WASHINGTON -- Nearly a third of the members on a government panel that made headlines by calling an effort to curb overprescribing of OxyContin and other painkillers "horrible," have drug-industry ties. The Interagency Pain Research Coordinating... Read more
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News Transcript
Millstone Alliance addresses heroin and opioid epidemic | January 28, 2016I have been a volunteer with the Millstone Township Alliance to Prevent Substan
Millstone Alliance addresses heroin and opioid epidemic | January 28, 2016
News Transcript / Posted 12 days ago
I have been a volunteer with the Millstone Township Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse for eight years. As volunteers, members of the alliance try to educate the community about the dangers of alcohol and other drugs. Our main goal is to provide... Read more
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Examiner
Millstone Alliance addresses heroin and opioid epidemic | January 28, 2016I have been a volunteer with the Millstone Township Alliance to Prevent Substan
Millstone Alliance addresses heroin and opioid epidemic | January 28, 2016
Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
I have been a volunteer with the Millstone Township Alliance to Prevent Substance Abuse for eight years. As volunteers, members of the alliance try to educate the community about the dangers of alcohol and other drugs. Our main goal is to provide... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
For 'Prescription Thugs' filmmaker, drug abuse hit close to homeWhile making a documentary on pharmaceutical companies and prescription drug ab
For 'Prescription Thugs' filmmaker, drug abuse hit close to home
Los Angeles Times / Posted 16 days ago
While making a documentary on pharmaceutical companies and prescription drug abuse, Chris Bell was drinking heavily and trolling urgent-care clinics for Xanax in an unraveling of addiction and delusion similar to the slide that had killed his brother... Read more
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Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Increased opioid addiction fearedThe U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the use of the narcotic pai
Increased opioid addiction feared
Worcester Telegram & Gazette / Posted 28 days ago
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s approval of the use of the narcotic painkiller OxyContin for children as young as 11 in August amid a national opioid crisis has been met with harsh criticism from lawmakers and public officials who allege the... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Governor’s targets respond to State of the State criticisms MONTPELIER � Gov. Peter Shumlin voiced sharp criticisms of ExxonMobil Corp.,
Governor’s targets respond to State of the State criticisms
Rutland Herald / Posted 29 days ago
MONTPELIER � Gov. Peter Shumlin voiced sharp criticisms of ExxonMobil Corp., the federal Food and Drug Administration and some drug companies in his State of the State Address on Thursday.... Read more

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