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Opioid painkillers ‘must carry prominent warnings’

Media playback is unsupported on your device All opioid medicines in the UK will carry prominent warnings on their labels saying they can cause addiction, the health secretary has announced. Matt Hancock acted after figures in England and Wales revealed a-more-than 60% increase in prescriptions for opioid painkillers in the last decade. People needed protection… Read More »

5 menstruation myths you must leave behind

Approximately half of the world’s population experiences, will experience, or has experienced menstruation, and yet myths about this biological process still abound. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some of the most widespread menstruation misconceptions. In this Spotlight feature, we debunk some widespread myths surrounding menstruation. As of 2017, the world’s population numbers 7.53 billion… Read More »

Pharmacy must pay $9.5 million for prescription fraud – Kansas City Star

Pharmacy must pay $ 9.5 million for prescription fraud By January 30, 2019 02:53 PM A small pharmacy based in Overland Park will pay $ 9.5 million to settle a federal health care fraud lawsuit, and a Lenexa pharmacist will get $ 1.5 million of that for blowing the whistle on her former employer. "Pharmacy|Nutrition"… Read More »

A case of the Blues: BCBS plans' appeal rejected, must face antitrust allegations

Dive Brief: The 11th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals this week upheld a federal court ruling from April that the 36 Blue Cross Blue Shield plans’ agreement to limit competition while staking claim in exclusive markets is a per se violation of the Sherman Antitrust Act.  The class action lawsuit has been ongoing for six… Read More »