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Veterinarians who prescribe opioids for pets are being told by some states to check pet owners prescription history

Veterinarians who prescribe opioids for pets are being told by some states to check pet owners prescription history

To fight opioid abuse, some states are requiring checks on owners’ prescription histories....
Here's Why Most Americans Prefer to Treat Pain Without Drugs

Here's Why Most Americans Prefer to Treat Pain Without Drugs

Many see opioids as a very serious problem....
Dying From an Opioid Overdose Is More Common Than You Think

Dying From an Opioid Overdose Is More Common Than You Think

These types of deaths are substantially underreported, a new study finds...
Surgery minus morphine - getting opioids out of the OR

Surgery minus morphine - getting opioids out of the OR

some surgeons and anesthesiologists are trying to squeeze opioids out of the operating room....
Opioid prescriptions dropped for the first time in the modern drug crisis

Opioid prescriptions dropped for the first time in the modern drug crisis

The number of prescriptions for opioids written by health care providers declined between 2012 and 2015....