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2010 OxyContin Prescription Spike Attributed to US Ban

2010 OxyContin prescription spike attributed to US ban

Filed under: drug addiction news 2010

“We certainly know that this is a drug that has been the cause of robberies in the past and that some people will go to great lengths to feed their addiction,” said Sgt. D'Asti, adding he supports the OxyNEO casing for dispensing the drug. “Addiction …
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Drug and alcohol policy violations stay constant

Filed under: drug addiction news 2010

Last year, Roosevelt University's drug policy violations increased from 2010, and alcohol policy violations remained stagnant. According to the most recent report from Campus Safety regarding policy violations, published on Oct. 1, drug abuse …
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Movie review: “Silver Linings Playbook”

Filed under: drug addiction news 2010

With 2010's “The Fighter,” David O. Russell took a fact-based story of dysfunctional family dynamics and drug addiction, framed it in the conventions of an underdog sports drama and earned an Oscar nomination. The writer-director makes another play for …
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