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U.S. health officials say middle-aged women are the fastest-growing group of people dying from drug overdoses. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Georgians Urged To Turn In Unused Medications

Federal authorities are urging Georgians to drop off their expired, unused and unwanted pills to help combat prescription drug abuse.

04/23/2014

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Doctors Put People’s Poop Into Pills To Cure Serious Gut Infections

Hold your nose and don’t spit out your coffee: Doctors have found a way to put healthy people’s poop into pills that can cure serious gut infections — a less yucky way to do “fecal transplants.” Canadian researchers tried this on 27 patients and cured them all after strong antibiotics failed to help.

10/03/2013

File photo of pill capsules. (Photo by JEAN-CHRISTOPHE VERHAEGEN/AFP/Getty Images)

Study: Nearly Half Of All Parents Giving Kids Medications They Shouldn’t Consume

A recent poll suggests that forty percent of all parents are giving their young children medications to which they should not yet be exposed.

04/23/2013

(Rob Calloway / CBS Atlanta)

Man’s Cologne Leads Police To Marijuana & Pills

A Salisbury, North Carolina man is in trouble with the law because of his cologne.  North Carolina’s WBTV reports that when Dustin Stirewalt pulled up to a traffic checkpoint over the weekend, Officer J.R. Cable […]

03/19/2013

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