Items Tagged ‘prescription painkillers’

April 27, 2018

Remnant painkillers pose a fatal risk

By Karl Oestreich Karl Oestreich (@KarlWOestreich)

Post-Bulletin By Dr. Halena Gazelka Your medicine cabinet could be the gateway for someone else’s opioid addiction. That’s because many Americans keep leftover prescription painkillers long after their pain has subsided from surgery, broken bones and wisdom tooth extractions. The amount of unused narcotics lurking in American homes is impossible to estimate, but evidence indicates […]

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