How Drug Companies Get Away With Drastically Raising Prescription Drug PricesIncreases in prescription drug prices are affecting patients nationwide and in Colorado.
Pharmacy Robbery Suspects Identified, Arrest Warrants IssuedPolice in Loveland have identified two people wanted for stealing money and drugs from a pharmacy last week.
Lawmakers Want Pills That Can't Be Crushed & Snorted, Melted & InjectedLawmakers want to help curb prescription drug abuse in Colorado, a state they say has one of the highest abuse rates in the country.
Colorado Residents Can Drop Off Unused Prescription Drugs On SaturdayCities along the Front Range are accepting unused and expired prescription medication on Saturday to prevent them from being abused or disposed of improperly.
Health Officials Team Up With Law Enforcement To Tackle Prescription Drug AbuseColorado has the second highest rate of prescription drug abuse in the nation. More people die from drug overdoses than car crashes every year. Now health officials are teaming up with law enforcement to tackle the problem.
Drug Take Back Event Helps Dispose Of Prescription Drugs A national drive to dispose of prescription drugs took place on Friday across the country.
Get Rid Of Old, Expired Prescription Drugs During Take Back EventAuthorities across Colorado are getting ready to help people dispose of unused and expired medications as part of Saturday’s prescription drug take back event.
Medication Disposal Program Passes Colorado HousePeople with unused prescription medications will be encouraged to dispose them at approved locations under a bill that passed the Colorado House.
Are Prescription Drugs Covered Under My Health Insurance?Under the Affordable Care Act, most health insurance policies must cover prescription drugs.
Poll: Majority Of Chronic Pain Sufferers Feel Treated Like 'Drug Addicts' By PharmacistsThe 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.
Sen. Bennet Behind Prescription Drug Tracking LawOne of Colorado's U.S. senators is behind a sweeping new drug safety law -- the first in decades. It allows the government to track prescription drugs the same way companies like FedEx track packages.
Prescription Drug Take Back Events Held Across ColoradoAuthorities across Colorado are disposing of unused and expired medications as part of Saturday’s prescription drug take back event.