RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Smokers are increasingly turning to battery-powered electronic cigarettes to get their nicotine fix. They're about to find out what federal regulators have to say about the popular devices. The Food and Drug ...
Pharmacists are copping abuse and threats from customers incensed after being refused addictive over-the-counter pills, in outbursts some have dubbed “codeine tantrums”.
This is not just about dependent codeine use, but about expectations of access to opioids amongst the general population and stereotyping by pharmacists. Someone's appearance should not determine their access to medication.
NEW MEASURES TO COUNTER BLOOD BORNE VIRUSES AND STIs The Australian Government is investing $22.45 million over four years for prevention programmes to help address increasing rates of sexual transmissible infections (STIs) and blood borne viruses including HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C.