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Walmart announces new regulations for filling opioid prescriptions

Walmart announces new regulations for filling opioid prescriptions

Safety violations compound pain of painkiller shortages

Safety violations compound pain of painkiller shortages

Painkiller use during pregnancy could affect unborn child's fertility in later life

Painkiller use during pregnancy could affect unborn child's fertility in later life

New review explores potentially safer therapies for treating chronic abdominal pain

New review explores potentially safer therapies for treating chronic abdominal pain

As marijuana laws relax, doctors say pregnant women shouldn’t partake

As marijuana laws relax, doctors say pregnant women shouldn’t partake

Death in the family: An uncle’s overdose spurs Medicaid official to change course

Death in the family: An uncle’s overdose spurs Medicaid official to change course

In battleground races, health care lags as hot-button issue, poll finds

In battleground races, health care lags as hot-button issue, poll finds

Researchers find link between negative emotions and higher opioid use in people with sickle cell disease

Researchers find link between negative emotions and higher opioid use in people with sickle cell disease

New pain relievers reduce opiate overdose risk

New pain relievers reduce opiate overdose risk

New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

New online tool offers opioid prescribing recommendations after surgery

Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Dying at home in an opioid crisis: Hospices grapple with stolen meds

Climbing cost of decades-old drugs threatens to break Medicaid bank

Climbing cost of decades-old drugs threatens to break Medicaid bank

New discovery could aid in synthesis of radiotracers for use with PET scanning

New discovery could aid in synthesis of radiotracers for use with PET scanning

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Mind-body therapies significantly reduce acute pain experienced by hospital patients

Fake contaminant opioids found in prescription pills leading to fatal overdoses in Georgia

Fake contaminant opioids found in prescription pills leading to fatal overdoses in Georgia

Opana ER – a long acting opioid painkiller, to be pulled from the markets as per FDA directive

Opana ER – a long acting opioid painkiller, to be pulled from the markets as per FDA directive

Innocuous start to opioid addition: A 1980 letter that started it all

Innocuous start to opioid addition: A 1980 letter that started it all

Six important things to know about opioid crisis

Six important things to know about opioid crisis

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

SLU scientist examines potential biomarkers for pain linked to debilitating health conditions

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage

Scientists shed new light on how common painkiller causes liver damage