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Black Market For Prescription Meds Thriving In Metro Area

Law enforcement authorities may be fighting an uphill battle against illegal prescription medication resales as a CBS4 Investigation found powerful prescription pain medications being resold on popular websites.

01/31/2013

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Drug Take-Back Events Could Be A Thing Of The Past

People got rid of unused prescriptions and over-the-counter medications Saturday in a big drug take-back. But the semi-annual events could become a thing of the past.

04/28/2012

The majority of people who suffer from chronic pain feel they are treated like drug addicts during their pharmacy visits, and nearly one-third of pain sufferers showed concern they are being embarrassed by their healthcare provider. (credit: ThinkStock)

Make Sure Prescription Drugs Are Properly Disposed Of

Old prescriptions and expired over-the-counter medications can be dangerous. This Saturday, you can safely get rid of pills you don’t need anymore.

04/27/2012

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Coloradans Properly Dispose Of Prescription Drugs At ‘Take Back’ Event

Prescription drug abuse kills more than twice as many people in Colorado than drunk drivers. That’s why drug “take back” events are so important, promoting proper disposal of unused prescriptions.

10/30/2011

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