August 24, 2018
American Health Line rounds up the latest health care news in the states.
August 21, 2018
The Department of Justice and Drug Enforcement Administration are proposing cutting by 7% to 15% the production quotas in 2019 for six of the most misused and most commonly prescribed opioids.
August 20, 2018
President Trump says the Department of Justice should file a "major lawsuit" against drugmakers that "are really sending opioids at a level that it shouldn't be happening."
August 17, 2018
August 16, 2018
Preliminary data from CDC's National Center for Health Statistics show more than 72,200 U.S. residents died from drug-related overdoses in 2017.
August 14, 2018
Insys Therapeutics in a release says it has reached an agreement in principle with the Department of Justice to settle the department's criminal and civil investigations "into inappropriate sales and commercial practices by some former company employees."
August 3, 2018
August 1, 2018
As fewer physicians prescribe opioids, a growing number of patients are being prescribed an injectable anti-inflammatory drug to treat their back pain—despite the drug's manufacturer warning against injecting the drug along the spine.
July 20, 2018
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