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If you have elderly family members or friends on any medications, it would be a good idea to check what those medications are and what dosages they are. A new study shows that at the usual dosage recommended for younger people, a long list of common medications places seniors at a higher risk of…

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Americans 65 years of age and older make up less than 15 percent of the population, but they consume more than 30 percent of all prescribed medications. This puts seniors at even greater risk of prescription drug abuse and addiction than their children and grand-children. And according to all…

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Thirty-five states and the District of Columbia have filed an antitrust lawsuit alleging that two pharmaceutical Suboxone Drugmaker companies have conspired to keep a cheaper generic version of Suboxone off the market. The lawsuit claims that British drugmaker Indivior, along with a New Jersey…

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(Novus writes inspirational stories of people in the news who have overcome addiction.  This is not to infer that these people are connected to Novus Medical Detox Center but simply to provide hope and encouragement to those fighting addiction.) Philip Jones was addicted to drugs and living on…

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It’s okay to share your Tylenol or Advil with a friend or family member, but it’s definitely not okay to share your Vicodin, Percocet or OxyContin or other extra painkillers. Tylenols are OTC – over-the-counter drugs – and they’re approved for everyone. But opioids like OxyContin are…

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(Novus writes inspirational stories of people in the news who have overcome addiction. This is not to infer that these people are connected to Novus Medical Detox Center but simply to provide hope and encouragement to those fighting addiction.) Kevin Polito openly admits that while he was in…

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At the same time as the Justice Department was about to release some 6,000 inmates from federal prisons, President Obama ordered federal agencies to stop asking most prospective employees about their criminal histories at the beginning of the application process. Instead, he said, hear them out,…

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Fetal alcohol spectrum disorders may affect up to 5 percent of U.S. children There is a new report out this month that suggests that as many as one in 20 U.S. children may have health or behavioral problems related to alcohol exposure before birth. Especially these days, when "everyone knows" not…

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All across America, alcohol abuse and alcohol dependence both continue to ruin families and careers, cut lives short through accidents, crime and overdoses, and waste billions of dollars due to medical, legal and downtime costs. Here in Florida, the story is much the same. Educational campaigns at…

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