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Opioid Distributors Sold ‘Mountain of Pills,’ Lawyer Tells Judge

The biggest drug distributors in the U.S. were accused of swamping a West Virginia county with millions of doses of painkillers as testimony is set to begin in the first trial over the companies’ role in the opioid crisis. McKesson …

Kentucky Doctors Concerned About New Prescription Pill Law

Some Kentucky doctors are expressing concerns about new regulations that require them to meet tougher prescription standards in an effort to stop drug abuse. Dr. Gregory Hood, a Lexington internist with the Kentucky chapter of the American College of Physicians, …