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  • Mon., August 12, 2013 10:00am
    Officials with the Georgia Drugs and Narcotics Agency say a new database is expected to help doctors and law enforcement keep tabs on prescription...
  • Tue., January 10, 2012 7:03am
    Georgia officials are working on a prescription drug database they expect will help with what the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention calls an...
  • Thu., November 3, 2011 5:58am
    Georgia has been awarded a $400,000 grant to implement a prescription drug monitoring program. Thirty-seven states have prescription drug monitoring...
  • Mon., July 25, 2011 4:50am
    An analysis of autopsy data by the Georgia Bureau of Investigation showed a 10 percent increase in the number of deaths where a prescription-drug...
  • Fri., April 1, 2011 9:58am
    State lawmakers will jump into spring break a day earlier than originally planned, with no General Assembly session Friday. That move is to give...