Topic: Prescription Drug Monitoring Program
A lot of patients aren’t completely honest with their doctor and withhold medically relevant information from clinicians, according to a new study.
The FDA plans to release new guidance on opioid prescribing, which it intends to use as the basis of new digital tools aimed at the epidemic.
The Food and Drug Administration said it is trying to tackle the problem of illegal sales on the Internet.
We have not been able to agree on how to best use the data found in state-specific Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs. This is a key factor in helping solve the problem of prescription drug abuse.
Opioid users are rushing to Philadelphia "to get a bigger, better fix." Independence Blue Cross is trying to stop that.
Medical practices can follow six key principles to reduce opioid prescriptions and decrease patient misuse of the drugs.
The Trump administration is giving the DEA the ability to curb production on drugs being diverted for misuse.
The AMA has announced a new partnership to support gun research as a public health issue, plus other healthcare headlines from around the web.
The White House announced in March tariffs on steel and aluminum imports. Now, another round targeting China is set to take effect Friday.