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Pain. Pain. And More pain.

Let’s see where did we leave off?

Oh that’s right! I had to put on a hospital gown and get lanced after having numerous shots into my back inside of the brown recluse bite. 619 more words

Guidelines regarding APRNs prescribing Hydrocodone

In August, the U.S. Drug Enforcement Agency (“DEA”) published a final rule classifying Hydrocodone combination drugs as Scheduled II controlled substances.   Previously, Hydrocodone was listed as a Scheduled III controlled substance. 648 more words

Health Care Law

The Thanksgiving Post: family and friends and wisdom teeth

My family is my greatest blessing. When I come home from Tulsa, I physically feel so much lighter the moment I’m back inside Ol’ Blue, our families indomitable mini van that has survived so many questionable experiences while traversing the country’s various national parks. 1,037 more words


Tougher Regulation for Narcotic Painkillers

Hydrocodone combination painkillers such as Vicodin sees tough new regulations

The federal government has decided to make Vicodin a schedule II drug due to its pivotal role in the prescription drug addiction epidemic.  311 more words

Pain Management

Former Mount Vernon Cop Accused Of Forging Prescriptions To Get Vicodin

MOUNT VERNON, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — A former Mount Vernon police officer was arrested and charged Monday with using a forged prescription to get Vicodin.

Former officer Joseph Russo, 49, was arrested following an eight-month investigation by the Mount Vernon Police Internal Affairs Unit, police said. 166 more words


Feds Bust North Texas Prescription Drug Ring

DALLAS, Texas (CBSDFW.COM) – Four North Texans have pleaded guilty to illegally getting their hands on prescription painkillers, then selling the pills on the streets. 270 more words


Burnsville Pharmacist Pleads Guilty To Stealing Prescription Narcotics

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – A pharmacist from Burnsville has pleaded guilty to stealing roughly 67,000 doses of prescription narcotics from the pharmacy where she worked.

According to the United States Attorney’s Office, Anissa Jeanne Shores, 37, pleaded guilty to one count of obtaining a controlled substance by fraud. 139 more words