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Lenny Bernstein covers health and medicine. He started as an editor on The Washington Post’s National desk in 2000 and has worked in Metro and Sports.
Synthetic drugs, including fentanyl, are driving the overdose death rates to record levels nationwide.
A government requirement that bidders have three years of experience favors the contract-holder, competitors charged.
The use of narcotic painkillers is common, even for an injury best treated with rest, ice and nonaddictive painkillers, the researchers said.
LiveOnNY consistently ranks as one of the nation’s worst groups at recovering organs for transplantation.
Officials had secretly solicited over $60 million from beer and liquor companies to fund the research.
The city is hoping to persuade long-term opioid users and homeless people to try treatment.
The first lady is expected to remain at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center for the rest of the week, according to her communications director.
A Louisiana company, accused of ignoring unusually big orders by small drugstores, denies the charges.
His former longtime doctor says Trump dictated a glowing letter attesting to his “astonishingly excellent” health during the 2016 campaign.
Ambien and Provigil are widely used and safe, but should not be handed out indiscriminately, experts say.