News Sports Go Gamecocks Go Columbia 80° Full Menu 80° eEdition Customer Service Customer Service About Us Contact Us Archive Search Mobile & Apps Newsletters Photo Posters Obituaries News All News Local News Crime & Courts Business Politics Education Military State Nation/World Civil Rights Charleston Shootings Data, Weather and Traffic Databases Weather Traffic Politics All Politics The Buzz SC Salary Database GoGamecocks All GoGamecocks Football Recruiting Phil Kornblut Baseball Men's Basketball Women's Basketball Other Sports Columnists Josh Kendall Sports Sports GoGamecocks.com Clemson Tigers High School Sports College NFL NBA NASCAR MLB Golf Columnists GoColumbia All GoColumbia Entertainment Celebrities Contests Events & Movies Living All Living Food & Drink Midlands Health Home & Garden Religion News Entertainment Books Social Place … [Read more...] about Former Columbia police chief jailed after search for drug fugitive leads to his home
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Bolstered by harsh law-and-order rhetoric from President Donald Trump and his aides, police around the country are using electronic databases to unleash a vast crackdown on opioid abusers and the allegedly crooked doctors who sustain them. The databases are helping to reduce opioid prescriptions, which have fallen by nearly a third since 2011. Police and disciplinary boards use the records systems to roll up “pill mills,” tag patients who “doctor shop” for multiple pills, and warn doctors about prescribing patterns that stray from norms. Story Continued Below Analysis of that data was instrumental in what Attorney General Jeff Sessions described Thursday as the biggest health care fraud crackdown in Justice Department history. Among the 601 individuals indicted were 76 doctors charged with allegedly illegal prescribing or distributing opioids and other narcotics. Yet it’s unclear the databases do much to help addicted patients. Deaths from illegal … [Read more...] about Databases key to Trump’s crackdown on opioids
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Brett Kelman The Tennessean Published 6:23 p.m. UTC May 21, 2018 It looks like just a few grains of salt, too small to taste, but hiding in these tiny white crystals is an unpredictable power to kill. This is fentanyl, the new deadliest drug in Nashville. Fentanyl killed more people than heroin in Davidson County for the first time ever last year, signaling that the core of the local opioid crisis has shifted to a new tier of powerful and dangerous drugs. As Tennessee has tightened its grip on prescription medication, many addicts have abandoned doctor shopping in favor of black market heroin and counterfeit pills that are often laced with fentanyl, a synthetic, cheap-to-produce, incredibly potent opioid that was once barely known outside of hospitals. For most people, two milligrams is a lethal dose. “The streets are being flooded with fentanyl, and it’s contaminating these other drugs – whether they are heroin, or cocaine or counterfeit … [Read more...] about For years, heroin has been the deadliest drug in Nashville. Not anymore.
WiseGuyReports.com adds “Human Growth Hormones Deficiency (GHD) Drugs Market 2018 Global Analysis Research Report Forecasting to 2025”reports to its database. PUNE, INDIA, April 25, 2018 /EINPresswire.com/ -- Human Growth Hormones Deficiency (GHD) Drugs Market: Executive Summary The report presents the market potential of four major pipeline drugs (TransCon-hGH, Somapacitan, Somavaratan, Somatrogonmeant) for the treatment of human Growth Hormone Deficiency (GHD). These four drugs that fall in the various categories of paediatrics and adults by end user have been recognized as being clinically effective in human Growth Hormone Deficiency treatment. Expected to be launched in the market within the next 4-5 years, these four potential drugs are likely to bring about major changes in the way Growth Hormone Deficiency is treated globally. A comprehensive research report created through extensive primary research (inputs from industry experts, companies, stakeholders) and … [Read more...] about Global Human Growth Hormones Deficiency (GHD) Drugs Market 2018 Size, Share, Growth, Trends, Analysis and Forecast -2023