Medicinal Cannabis Can Replace Opioids For Pain Relief

09/29/2022 - 18:45

A new study of thousands of patients has determined that medicinal cannabis might be an essential pain treatment alternative to opioids.

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2020 Roundup Risk Assessment To Be Dropped By EPA

09/28/2022 - 18:09

Federal environmental inspectors are dropping a contentious 2020 risk assessment on the link between Roundup and cancer, which featured the…

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$1.5B From Biden Administration To Fight Opioid Crisis

09/27/2022 - 18:42

The Biden administration proposed a $1.5 billion grant programme to assist states, territories, and tribal lands in combating the opioid…

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W.Va. To Get $147.5M In Opioid Settlement From Walmart & CVS

09/23/2022 - 22:55

The state of West Virginia has resolved two opioid claims with Walmart and CVS for $147.5 million, according to the attorney general.The…

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$14M For Pierce County In Opioid Settlement

09/22/2022 - 19:15

Pierce County will receive almost $14 million from a state-negotiated settlement with opioid distributors, which authorities intend to use…

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Opioid Discrimination Lawsuit Against Walgreens Dismissed

09/21/2022 - 18:40

A federal court has rejected a proposed class action lawsuit accusing Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc of discriminating against people with…

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5 Pharmacy Chains Sued By Erie County Over Opioid Crisis

09/20/2022 - 20:37

Erie county is suing five chain pharmacies for allegedly fueling the opioid epidemic by irresponsibly filling the local market with…

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North Dakota To Get $6M From JUUL In E-cigarette Settlement

09/19/2022 - 19:02

Juul, a well-known e-cigarette manufacturer, will pay North Dakota $6 million as part of a lawsuit settlement over marketing tactics.

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Judge Gets Threats Over J&J's Bankruptcy Call

09/15/2022 - 20:09

A bankruptcy judge in the United States claimed he has received threats relating to the bankruptcy of a Johnson & Johnson company he is…

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Denton Physician Pled Guilty Over Drug Trafficking Charges

09/14/2022 - 20:56

According to a press release from the U.S. Attorney’s Office, a Denton physician pled guilty to federal drug trafficking…

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Opioid-reversal Drug's Vending Machine's Popularity Grows

09/13/2022 - 19:32

A vending machine that can carry up to 150 units of naloxone, the opioid-reversing medicine, has been put in the lobby of the Forsyth County…

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Juul To Pay $440M To Settle States' Teen Vaping Probe

09/12/2022 - 19:02

Juul Labs, the producer of electronic cigarettes, has agreed to pay roughly $440 million to resolve a two-year investigation by 33 states…

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