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As the legalization of marijuana spreads across the country, the dangers of driving under its influence (DUI) have become a very real problem. The situation has courts and traffic cops scratching their heads. Unlike the ubiquitous alcohol breathalyzer, standard equipment in almost every cop car…

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A new study by Columbia University Medical Center in New York City has found that every state that has legalized medical marijuana is experiencing increases in recreational use and use disorders. At the same time, the study says, states that have not legalized medical marijuana have declining…

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To shed some light on this trend, Kent Runyon, the Compliance Officer and Vice President of Community Relations for Novus Medical Detox Center in Florida, shared some of his thoughts on the increasing rate of substance abuse among healthcare workers. Questions answered: Why do you think…

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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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In city after city, town after town, there's a relatively new player in the illicit and dangerous drug game. Called K2 or Spice, it's a man-made version of marijuana - shredded plant material sprayed with synthetic cannabinoids and rolled into joints or made into candies. Part of the problem is…

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This November, California voters will go to the polls to decide if their state will join Colorado, Washington, Alaska and Oregon in allowing the recreational use of marijuana as part of the Recreational Marijuana Initiative. Back in 1996, Californians voted "Yes" to Proposition 215 making it the…

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Kent Runyon of Novus Detox is interviewed by Behavioral Healthcare regarding the funding for the use of naloxone for…

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Since Colorado made recreational legal marijuana in 2012, the number of kids requiring hospital admission from accidental exposure to the drug has doubled. Admissions at Children's Hospital Colorado in Aurora because of unintentional exposure to marijuana rose from 1.2 visits per 100,000 kids two…

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Higher drug spending in the USA than any other country on earth. And not only are drugs more expensive here than anywhere else. Apparently we take more of them. The figures just came in for last year, and they’re staggering. In 2015, US consumers coughed up a record $310 billion for their pills…

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After years of foot-dragging, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has finally decided to call for its most stringent “black box warnings” to be added to the labels of some 175 generic and brand-name opioid immediate-release (IR) prescription painkillers. The targeted drugs are among the…

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