America the Overdosed Nation

America the Overdosed Nation

Each time the American people think the nation’s opioid crisis cannot get any worse, it gets worse. In 2016, 42,249 people died from opioid overdoses, which comes to 116 deaths every day, according to the United States Department of Health and Human Services. In addition, 11.5 million people misused opioids. It is no longer a […]

Generic Drug Company Price-Fixing Probe, Guilty Pleas

Generic Drug Company Price-Fixing Probe, Guilty Pleas

Many generic drugs cost $20 or less, but prices on other life-saving ones have skyrocketed in the last two years requiring people to pay hundreds of dollars out of pocket, even with insurance. While a 5,000 percent increase may have been an anomaly, the number of significant generic drug increases in recent years has the […]

120 Undercover Arrests Made in Tennessee for Drugs and Prostitution

120 Undercover Arrests Made in Tennessee for Drugs and Prostitution

On Friday, June 24, 2016, at 6:15 p.m. CDT, “The Tennessean” reported that 120 arrests were made by the Metro Police this week in connection with drugs and prostitution-related activities in Nashville, Tennessee. According to a press release issued by the authorities, the perpetrators were busted by a team of detectives from the department’s eight precincts surrounding […]

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