The FDA says this is the first time it has asked that a pain medication be pulled from the market due to “the public health consequences of abuse.” Continue Reading….
Over a two-year period more Americans died of opiate addiction than died in the entire Vietnam War. By David Brooks, Syndicated columnist The health-care bill failed. The odds of successful tax reform are remote, and in any case an actual proposal is months away. If we lived in a normal country our president would use […]
Two segments discussing Narcan, the Opiate Overdose Reversal Medication, and current issues surrounding Marijuana. Promises to be a spirited discussion this morning on FOX 2 Let it Rip Weekend Edition at 9:30 AM Sunday, with 2017 UFAM Rally Speakers Judge Jodi Debbrecht Switalski & Scott Masi. Masi posted last night to his Facebook Page, “Always […]
By: Randy Wimbley POSTED: MAY 25 2017 11:30PM EDT UPDATED: MAY 25 2017 11:30PM EDT The State of Michigan is throwing a haymaker in the fight against the opioid crisis. This latest move stems from legislation passed late last year to combat what has become an epidemic. “This here is the overdose kit that we […]
Lifesaving medication now available for eligible individuals at pharmacies Thursday, May 25, 2017 LANSING, Mich. – Gov. Rick Snyder today authorized the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services to issue a standing order pre-authorizing the distribution of naloxone by pharmacists to eligible individuals. “Naloxone is a tool in the fight against opioid addiction that […]
Celebrating Lost Loved Ones to the Opioid Epidemic Please take a moment and add your lost loved one to this map that’s going to be show-cased at a National Convention in July. It is vital that UFAM floods this map with the pictures of our loss. We must put faces to the numbers. “The rise […]