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.
High School Students Learn About Dangers Of Prescription DrugsPrescription and over-the-counter medications are the most commonly abused drugs among high school seniors after marijuana.
Coloradans Dispose Of Prescription Drugs Responsibly On 'Take Back Day'Many Denverites got rid of drugs that have expired or aren't used anymore on Saturday.
Clean Out Your Medicine Cabinet With Drug Take Back DayLaw enforcement officers across the Denver metro area are expected to collect hundreds of pounds of prescription drugs on Drug Take Back Day.
Most Americans Seem To Love Prescriptions. How About You?A new survey shows more than half of Americans take prescription medication on a regular basis. And not just one drug, but, on average, four. That's a lot of drugs.
Denver Police To Hold Prescription Drug Take-Back EventThe Denver Police Department will hold a prescription drug take-back event this Saturday.
How Parents Are Helping Their Kids OverdoseIt’s a message that we give parents at every visit: keep all medications out of the reach of children-- and teens. But a new study says that advice is being ignored.
State Creates Permanent Household Medication Drop-Off LocationsColorado health officials are setting up permanent locations across the state for people to dispose of medications they no longer need in an effort to reduce prescription drug abuse.
Growing Trend: Americans Looking To Canada For Prescription DrugsCBS4 Investigator Rick Sallinger looked into the trend of people going north of the border for life-saving medicine as a way around the skyrocketing prices of prescription drugs.
CBS4 Investigation: Prescription Drugs Sold 'Under the Counter' At Grocery StoresA CBS4 hidden camera investigation revealed some Denver grocery store clerks selling prescription drugs without a license.
Hundreds Of Pounds Of Drugs Taken Back On 'Drug Take Back Day'Law enforcement officers across the Denver metro area collected hundreds of pounds of prescription drugs on Drug Take Back Day.
Take Back Day For Unwanted, Expired Prescription MedicationsSeveral locations across Colorado will take part in a national drive to dispose of prescription drugs on Saturday.