Obesity Is A 'Disease.' Now What?
I went - I gave a lecture on obesity. And I said, here are three ... a pill that's going to really work here. I mean, sure, there's a pill that can get you to lose weight, but what are the neural circuits that pill has to affect in order for you to do ...
How Florida brothers' 'pill mill' operation fueled painkiller abuse epidemic
20 million pills in three years During ... files from the Florida Medical Examiners Commission, investigators found that the George’s drugs had a role in 53 overdose deaths in Florida alone. Considering that 80 percent to 90 percent of the patients ...
ESPN Anchor’s Private Battle With Cancer Becomes a Public One
“It’s a sign of life,” he said, though it is the spot where cancer surgeons have opened his abdomen three times to remove parts of him. Scott’s fight continues. He has had 58 infusions of chemotherapy. He recently switched to a pill. But the drugs ...
Does the Marijuana Pill Work?
"Medical marijuana," the U.S. Drug Enforcement Administration says, "already exists." They don't just mean in California ... are vomiting can't hold down the pills." Earleywine also said that a dose Marinol costs three to five times as much as a comparable ...
The Drug Dealer in the Cupboard: How The Prescription Drug Epidemic Revived Heroin in America
Now, to be clear, this admission does not mean I ... that's when I took my first swig of alcohol, but I wasn't drinking every day. I remember, when I was 10 years old I got introduced to Adderall, Xanax...I got introduced to the pills first.”