Mon., April 29, 2013 8:00am
Savannah area police and sheriff's deputies say they rounded more than 200 pounds of expired and unwanted drugs as part of a national sweep. The...
Thu., April 25, 2013 9:12am
Georgians are invited to dispose of unwanted prescription medication during national prescription drug take-back day. The event is scheduled for...
Wed., July 11, 2012 2:40pm
As Florida and other states crack down on pain pill mills, clinics are migrating to Georgia where painkillers can be easily bought and taken across...
Wed., July 4, 2012 5:42am
Federal agents raided a pain clinic in Tucker Tuesday -- the second time in three weeks -- and arrested a doctor. Officials said Dr. Michael Assevero...
Mon., March 26, 2012 9:00am
Authorities in Forsyth County are setting up what they describe as Georgia's first "drug take back box" for unwanted prescription...
Mon., March 5, 2012 3:40pm
Lawmakers in the House passed a bill that would enact the “Georgia Pain Management Clinic Act.” The bill heads to the Senate floor next.
Tue., February 28, 2012 5:11pm
Death investigations by coroners would flagged if prescriptions were involved. Any death that may be the result of a medication administered or...
Wed., March 2, 2011 8:01am
Federal prosecutors have organized a summit to highlight the growth of prescription drug abuse and addiction in Georgia. Wednesday's gathering...