Faces of Addiction forum addresses Tift County opioid epidemic – Tifton Gazette

Posted by - June 23, 2017

This post was originally published on this site TIFTON — The Faces of Addiction forum that took place on Tuesday, June 20 drew in participants of all ages to listen to personal stories of those impacted directly by addiction. Greg Horne, the Reverend Lester Burkes and Harriet Felts all shared their personal stories of addiction. Horne

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BVCASA to hold prescription drug abuse town hall meeting – KBTX

Posted by - June 23, 2017

This post was originally published on this siteBRYAN, Tex. – The Brazos Valley Council on Alcohol and Substance Abuse is holding a town hall about prescription drug abuse. The event will be held at the Blinn College Student Center on June 27 from 6:30 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. Topics included are opioid overdose and Nalaxone

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Pharmacy assistant steals nearly 30K pills, AG says – lehighvalleylive.com

Posted by - June 23, 2017

This post was originally published on this site A pharmacy assistant who stole nearly 30,000 prescription pills valued on the street at $565,000 said she did it for personal use, the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office reports. Jamie Karmonick, 41, of Mahanoy City. (Courtesy photo | For lehighvalleylive.com)  Jamie Karmonick, 41, of Mahanoy City in Schuylkill County,

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