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Here is why white folks are fueling the opioid crisis, study says

The opioid crisis is at the center of a national disparity in how the public views and responds to drug addiction, according to a study published Monday in the Journal of the American Medical Association Internal Medicine. The health care community funnels too many drugs to low-income white patients, triggering addiction, while people of color who… Read More »

Woman says pharmacy mix-up had newborn on wrong medication – News 12 Long Island

BELLPORT – A new mother says a mix-up at a pharmacy led her to give her newborn daughter the wrong medication. Brittni Mergl is blaming a prescription mix-up at a Bellport CVS for making her baby sick for two weeks. She says she was supposed to be giving her 4-month-old daughter Erin medicine for acid… Read More »