Nursing Homes Misuse Drugs To Control Residents, Report ClaimsA scandalous new report is claiming that nursing homes across the U.S. are misusing prescription drugs in order to control the behavior of elderly patients with dementia.
North Reading Company Works To Prevent Prescription Drug CounterfeitingAround the world, 7 to 10 percent of all prescription drugs are counterfeit.
Mass., NH Police Departments Partipate In Prescription Drug Take-Back DayMore than 150 police departments in Massachusetts are taking part in National Prescription Drug Take-Back Day.
Patients With Several Prescriptions Find Comfort In 'PillPack'Twenty percent of Americans take five or more prescription drugs and managing all of those medications can be a nightmare.
Website Lets Buyers, Sellers Share Drug Prices OnlineA new website is bringing illicit prescription drug deals into the open, at least on the web.
Study: Later Doctor's Visits Lead To More Prescriptions A visit to the doctor later in the day makes it more likely that a patient will walk away with a prescription antibiotic, according to a new report.
Mass. Towns Hold Prescription Drug Take-Back DayState officials are highlighting a recent surge in opiate overdoses in Massachusetts in urging people to clean out their medicine cabinets this weekend.
Mass. Leaders Urge Residents To Turn In Unused Prescription DrugsBay State politicians called prescription drugs in family medicine cabinets one of the easiest gateways to drug addiction.
Are Prescription Drugs Covered Under My Health Insurance?Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Report: NH's 18-25 Age Group's Prescription Drug Abuse Above National AverageA new report shows prescription drug abuse among New Hampshire's young adults aged 18-25 is above the national average and other states in the Northeast.
Are There Any Perks In Retirement?The key to getting discounts is to ask. If you don't look like a senior the kid selling movie tickets isn't going to ask you if you want a senior discount.
Police: Woman Asked To Use Bathroom, Stole Prescription DrugsAn Ashland woman accused of conning her way into at least two Cape Cod homes to steal prescription drugs is under arrest.