Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts is battling back against a growing concern with opiate abuse.
Patrick Kennedy, one of the nation’s leading advocates for better treatment of the mentally ill, was in Boston Thursday, sharing his own struggle with bipolar disorder and addiction.
The pills, which have a street value of $500,000, were allegedly stolen from a Hyannis pharmacy during a major winter storm earlier this month.
The bassist for national rock band Coheed and Cambria is behind bars, accused of holding up an Attleboro pharmacy Sunday afternoon.
WBZ’s Neil Chayet takes case against this addictive drug.
State health officials have approved a plan to crack down on drug addicts who go from doctor to doctor trying to get prescription medications.