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Drug Drop Boxes Coming To Hennepin County

You’ll soon have the chance to get rid of unwanted prescription medications, as Hennepin County will have three locations to drop them off.

03/02/2012

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Authorities: Woman Stole Identities To Get Pain Killers

A 29-year-old Rutledge woman has been arrested for allegedly using the identities of several people to fill fraudulent prescriptions.

02/10/2012

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Hospital Drug Shortages Deadly, Costly

A severe shortage of drugs for chemotherapy, infections and other serious ailments is endangering patients and forcing hospitals to buy life-saving medications from secondary suppliers at huge markups because they can’t get them any other way.

09/23/2011

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8-Kid Family May Lose Meds Money From Gov’t Shutdown

The countdown to a government shutdown has one 10 – person Minnesota family especially worried, because they could lose thousands of dollars if a deal isn’t reached.

06/20/2011

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Study: Adderall Usage Up Among College Students

It is midterm week at colleges across Minnesota. Rather than just studying, many students are turning to a prescription pill to perform in class — Adderall.

03/10/2011

Drug Takeback Drew Hundreds

More than 700 people participated in the national Drug Takeback Day in the Twin Cities last weekend.

09/28/2010

8/8/10 Healthy Matters with HCMC

As we approach Hayfever season, it’s time to talk allergies on Healthy Matters with Hennepin County Medical Center.

08/09/2010

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