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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. (Getty)

Poll: Majority Of Chronic Pain Sufferers Feel Treated Like ‘Drug Addicts’ By Pharmacists

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.

03/11/2014

The Springs Resort and Spa in Pagosa Springs (credit: CBS)

Ex-Racers With Ties To Pagosa Springs Probed Over Drug Aircraft

Federal drug agents are investigating a Florida aircraft leasing business operated by two former champion race drivers with ties to a Pagosa Springs resort.

11/26/2013

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8.5 Tons Of Prescription Drugs Collected In Colorado

More than eight-and-a-half tons of prescription drugs were collected in Colorado during the Drug Enforcement Administration’s drug take-back event.

05/04/2012

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Seeks New Pot Classification

Colorado has become the fourth state to ask the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration to reclassify marijuana in way that allows doctors to prescribe it as a medical treatment.

12/28/2011

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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

Medical Marijuana (credit: Colorado Department of Transportation)

Colorado Pot Regulator Under Fire For Letter

A letter by a state official explaining some concerns for communities that decide to ban medical marijuana dispensaries may appear to take one side on the issue and is therefore unethical, Colorado’s attorney general determined.

10/29/2011

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