Sativex – New Spray from Mary J?

Medical Marijuana Sativex Spray

Sativex – New Spray from Mary J? Medical marijuana seems to be a constant source of societal scrutiny. Whether marijuana dispensaries are being raided for distributing drugs inappropriately or whole states are being criticized for their policies regarding the substance, the issue is rarely far from public attention. Now, a British pharmaceutical company wants to

DEA Scrutinizes Walgreens for Exceeding Oxycodone Prescriptions Regs

Prescription Drug Abuse

DEA Scrutinizes Walgreens for Exceeding Oxycodone Prescriptions Regs The Center for Disease Control has labeled prescription drug abuse a national epidemic. Oxycodone, one of several narcotic painkillers, is among a number of drugs on the federal distribution regulations list. Oxycodone is a powerful and highly addictive pain medication that has been widely distributed by pill

Georgia Bans Synthetic Marijuana

The fight to control and outlaw synthetic marijuana is growing. In another blow to producers of the herbal mixtures (treated with chemicals that mimic the active ingredient THC), Georgia’s governor signed a bill that makes the sale of all synthetic marijuana illegal. Governor Deal is quoted as stating that there has been a dramatic “increase

Zohydro: New Option for Opiate Addicts

Zohydro 10 Times the Hydrocodone

Zohydro: New Option for Opiate Addicts The drug company Zogenix is working at developing a more potent opiate for pain relief. This new drug called Zohydro will be more powerful than the second most abused drug in the world, OxyContin. They propose that this new pill will have at least 10 times more hydrocodone than

Basemen Loaded: DUI in the MLB

Basemen Loaded: DUI in the MLB History of Alcohol and the MLB Major League Baseball has always had a rocky relationship with alcohol. The National League was created by William Hulburt. When Hulburt was not happy with the alcoholic antics and gambling behavior of players, he banned gambling and alcoholic beverages at ballparks. In 1882,