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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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