St. Charles County Passes Prescription Drug Monitoring ProgramThe measure was passed in a unanimous decision.
Cops: Photos of Boy with Passed-Out Adults Show Drug ScourgeThe officer says the driver indicated he was taking his unconscious female passenger to a hospital, then became unresponsive himself.
Lawmakers Approve Program for Prescription Drug LocksIllinois lawmakers have approved a pilot program that would place locking devices on some pharmacy painkiller prescriptions.
The World's Best Classic Cocktails In The Bars That Invented ThemThere's nothing better than kicking back on vacation with a classic local cocktail, and nothing worse than being interrupted by some blowhard waxing poetic about the drink's storied "history". Unless you're the blowhard, and you're sitting at the exact bar where the drink was invented.
FDA Finds Rare Skin Reactions to Tylenol"From 1969 to 2012, they found 107 cases of these skin issues," Matt Pitlik with the St. Louis College of Pharmacy explains.
Meet the Midwest's New Heroin Users: Suburban Adults"Regions that have never been affected by heroin overdose deaths are now seeing a large number of them because the user population is expanding dramatically," says the DEA's James Schroba.
DEA Fears Increasing Painkiller Abuse In MissouriIt's the only state without a prescription drug monitoring program