One-Third Of Uninsured Can't Afford To Take Drugs As Prescribed, Says Government ReportOne-third of uninsured Americans did not take their medicine as prescribed to try to lower their costs, a new government report found.
Folsom High Schools Focus On Intervention With Rising Prescription Drug Use TroubleLocal kids were found to be under the influence of drugs, not at one but three Folsom high schools, according to school resource officers who took their information to the police.
Nearly 30% Of All Opioid Prescriptions Lack Documented ReasonHow large a role do doctors play in the opioid crisis? Nearly 30% of all opioids prescribed in US clinics or doctors' offices lack a documented reason -- such as severe back pain -- to justify a script for these addictive drugs, new research finds.
Prescription Drug Dispensing Errors Kill Thousands Per Year In USThere are more than 2.3 million prescription drug dispensing errors made every year in pharmacies across the United States.