Latest News for: Doctor addictions


'Snip snap!': Tractor porn MP Neil Parish says wife 'used to chase me around the ...

The Daily Mail 04 Jul 2022
Tractor porn watching Tory Neil Parish today admitted he is 'no angel' and his long-suffering wife chases him around the kitchen with scissors threatening to 'snip' off his genitals in an excruciating TV exclusive about his demise ... He said ... She knows what I'm like' ... And I decided to go' ... Porn addict doctor, 33, jailed for secretly filming women... 'No ... .

How do painkillers work? The hidden science behind medication is growing clearer

Interesting Engineering 02 Jul 2022
All these medications are prescribed by doctors.Opioids ... While opioids can provide strong pain relief, they are not meant for long-term use because they are addictive ... This is why opioids can be addictive and are not intended for long-term use.

‘I’m losing hope’: A veteran threatened to kill Joe Biden. His family says he’s a casualty of war.

Stars and Stripes 02 Jul 2022
His doctors call this fatal tragedy his “target trauma,” or the main traumatic event at the root of his disturbance, a horrifying experience that he must somehow come to grips with if he hopes to ever get well ... He would later say that he had been doctor-shopping at “random ERs,” feeding an addiction to painkillers stemming from his three surgeries.

Best Penny Stocks To Watch? 4 For Your Independence Day List

Citizen Tribune 01 Jul 2022
“This licensing agreement will accelerate our strong commitment to bringing novel formulations that are opioid sparing and non-addictive for millions of acute and chronic pain patients. Gloperba has the potential to have a major impact on how doctors treat the increasing number of ...

Behind the Scenes, McKinsey Guided Companies at the Center of the Opioid Crisis

Yahoo Daily News 01 Jul 2022
Four groups of doctors emerged, each with a distinct profile ... McKinsey identified a particular opportunity in doctors who were hesitant to prescribe OxyContin because of worries about abuse, addiction and possible scrutiny from the DEA ... Doctors were writing prescriptions for fewer ...

Texas attorney general opens investigation into Walmart's opioid sales

Yahoo Daily News 29 Jun 2022
Supreme Court considered a separate case involving the criminal conviction of two doctors found guilty of misusing their medical licenses to fill thousands of prescriptions for addictive pain medications.

B.C.-led class action lawsuit results in $150 million settlement with Purdue Pharma

Canoe 29 Jun 2022
The lawsuit does not seek damages for individuals or families, but to recoup costs to the public health care system such as hospitalizations, emergency responses, and addiction treatments ... It also claims drug companies spent hundreds of millions to “educate” doctors and had stated the addiction risk was less than one per cent.

Feds to target doctors for overprescribing; Medical Society cries foul

Union Leader 29 Jun 2022
CONCORD -- The leader of a New Hampshire physicians organization warned that a crackdown on doctors who prescribe opioids -- announced on Wednesday by federal law enforcement -- will impede patient care in the Granite State ... He also fears the effect the effort could have on doctors who prescribe medicine such as Suboxone to treat addiction.

Abortion doctors’ post-Roe dilemma: Move, stay or straddle state lines

Politico 29 Jun 2022
Health Care Abortion doctors’ post-Roe dilemma ... An abortion provider near Cleveland — a single mom who promised her teenage son he wouldn’t have to change schools again — is switching fields to become an addiction specialist ... But that may not be enough to convince a sufficient number of doctors to uproot their lives.

America’s Doctor: Surgeon General Vivek Murthy wants to fix our mental health crisis

News India Times 29 Jun 2022
The “Nation’s Doctor” heard about addiction, obesity, cancer and heart disease – and, to his surprise, loneliness ... There was no money, but he wanted his sons to become a doctor, engineer, an agriculture expert ... Murthy dived in, tackling addiction, obesity, Ebola and climate change.

Beware: Your prescription could potentially lead to addiction

Independent online (SA) 28 Jun 2022
Painkillers, sleeping tablets and tranquillisers are prescribed by doctors and dispensed by pharmacists every day, but many suffering from pain, insomnia, or anxiety are at risk of becoming addicted to what is being described as a “hidden pandemic” to prescription and over-the-counter (OTC) drugs.

U.S. Supreme Court sides with doctors challenging opioid convictions

Union Leader 28 Jun 2022
Supreme Court on Monday made it harder for prosecutors to win convictions of doctors accused of running "pill mills" and excessively prescribing opioids and other addictive drugs, by requiring the government to prove that defendants knew their prescriptions had no legitimate medical purpose.

Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes

Messenger-Inquirer 28 Jun 2022
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled for doctors who face criminal charges for overprescribing powerful pain medication in a case arising from the opioid addiction crisis ... The two doctors “enriched themselves through a long-running scheme of unlawfully issuing ...


Messenger-Inquirer 28 Jun 2022
Justices side with doctors convicted in pain pill schemes. WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court on Monday ruled for doctors who face criminal charges for overprescribing powerful pain medication in a case arising from the opioid addiction crisis ... Evaluating the convictions of two doctors ...

Most Viewed

U.S. Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken arrives for a round table meeting at a NATO summit in Madrid, Spain on Wednesday, June 29, 2022.
AP / Susan Walsh, Pool
In this handout photo released by Russian Defense Ministry Press Service on Sunday, July 3, 2022.
AP / Russian Defense Ministry Press Service
Qamar Javed Bajwa during the Munich Security Conference 2018
Creative Commons / Barth /
Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon and Mrs. Ban had Audience with His Holiness Pope Francis, with CEB members.
UN / Eskinder Debebe
FILE - In this image released by Hong Kong Government Flying Service, a helicopter with rescue crew members approaches a sinking ship in the South China Sea, 300 kilometers (186 miles) south of Hong Kong on July 2, 2022, as Typhoon Chaba was moving in the area.
AP / Hong Kong Government Flying Service