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Filled opioid prescriptions are relatively rare in Medicaid-enrolled children, finds study

Filled opioid prescriptions are relatively rare in Medicaid-enrolled children, finds study

Painkillers taken by pregnant mothers unlikely to cause asthma in the child

Painkillers taken by pregnant mothers unlikely to cause asthma in the child

Taking painkillers during pregnancy is not responsible for asthma risk in children, study shows

Taking painkillers during pregnancy is not responsible for asthma risk in children, study shows

More states say doctors must offer overdose reversal drug along with opioids

More states say doctors must offer overdose reversal drug along with opioids

Opiod prescriptions for pet dogs misused by their masters

Opiod prescriptions for pet dogs misused by their masters

Misused veterinary prescriptions could contribute to the ongoing opioid epidemic

Misused veterinary prescriptions could contribute to the ongoing opioid epidemic

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

People with Alzheimer’s disease using strong opioids have increased risk of hip fracture

Study may fuel need for effective drug testing in hospital emergency departments

Study may fuel need for effective drug testing in hospital emergency departments

Illicit drug use is higher during celebratory events, may be worse than previously thought

Illicit drug use is higher during celebratory events, may be worse than previously thought

New approach paves way for electrochemical synthesis of opium alkaloids

New approach paves way for electrochemical synthesis of opium alkaloids

Heroin could could help patients with narcolepsy

Heroin could could help patients with narcolepsy

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

Chronic use of opioids related to increased risk of fracture nonunion

Brits cautioned against taking certain medicines abroad

Brits cautioned against taking certain medicines abroad

One in 20 children still receiving codeine to treat pain despite warning from federal regulators

One in 20 children still receiving codeine to treat pain despite warning from federal regulators

Researchers use machine learning to identify illegal selling of opioids on Twitter

Researchers use machine learning to identify illegal selling of opioids on Twitter

New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

FDA evaluating prescription opioid medications approved to treat cough in children

FDA evaluating prescription opioid medications approved to treat cough in children

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Drug overdose deaths on the rise in Ohio

Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

Managing stress, improving pain coping strategies may minimize need for opioids after surgery

New review finds massive problem of self-medication misuse in the Middle East

New review finds massive problem of self-medication misuse in the Middle East