A National Emergency, 33% of Americans on Rx Painkillers

A National Emergency, 33% of Americans on Rx Painkillers






A National Emergency, 33% of Americans on Rx Painkillers One in 3 (33%) Americans take Rx (prescription) painkillers, a new survey showed Monday, this is a startling statistic unveiled the same day a Presidential Opioid Commission called for the declaration of a “National Emergency.” According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, 91.8-M Americans used […]






Ex-Doctor Attacks Bronx Hospital

Ex-Doctor Attacks Bronx Hospital






Ex-Doctor Attacks Bronx Hospital At least two people were killed in a shooting at the Bronx Lebanon Hospital in New York City. The gunman, a disgruntled former employee, killed himself after shooting several people and killing one doctor at work. The shooter has reportedly been identified as Dr. Henry Bello. New York Police have also […]






Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Convicted of Drug Charges in 2004

Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Convicted of Drug Charges in 2004






Doctor Dragged Off United Flight Convicted of Drug Charges in 2004 $UAL The man who was taken off a United Airlines flight Sunday night has been identified as a doctor whose past includes drug convictions from 13 years ago. David Dao, 69 anni, at Chicago’s O’Hare International Airport went viral and sparked a firestorm of […]






USC/LA Times Tracking Poll Has Donald Trump with National Lead

USC/LA Times Tracking Poll Has Donald Trump with National Lead






USC/LA Times Tracking Poll Has Donald Trump with National Lead Donald Trump has flipped the script on Hillary Clinton, taking a 3-point lead nationally, according to Tuesday’s USC Dornsife/Los Angeles Times tracking poll. The results, as follows: Donald Trump: 45.8% Hillary Clinton: 42.8% This latest results reflect a reversal from 7 September when Mrs. Clinton […]






Hillary Clinton Sick with Pneumonia

Hillary Clinton Sick with Pneumonia






Hillary Clinton Sick with Pneumonia Mrs. Clinton has cancelled her trip to California for a series of fundraisers on Monday and Tuesday. Hillary Clinton was diagnosed with pneumonia Friday, her doctor said in a statement Sunday after the Democratic nominee left the 9/11 Remembrance Memorial ceremony at Ground Zero due to what her campaign said […]






Alcohol and Many Rx Drugs Do Not Mix

Alcohol and Many Rx Drugs Do Not Mix






Alcohol and Many Rx Drugs Do Not Mix “I’m often asked whether it’s safe to mix alcohol with Rx (prescription) drugs and my answer is that you have to use common sense,” says Dr. Gregory Smith, said a noted pain management specialist. “No one should ever drink large amounts of alcohol when taking prescription medications […]