Tag Archives: medication

Help Identify Burglar

The Oak Creek Police Department is looking for public assistance to help identify the person responsible for breaking into a Bonfiglio’s drugstore. A male is believed to have stolen multiple bottles of prescription medication, with each bottle full of about Continue reading

10 People Have Been Prescribed Life Ending Meds

At least 10 people have filled prescriptions for life-ending drugs under Colorado’s new doctor-assisted suicide law, however, it’s not clear how many of those people have actually taken the drugs. This according to Compassion and Choices, the national group instrumental in getting the law Continue reading

Time To Spring Clean Medicine Cabinets

The Prescription Drug Take Back collection site is up and running at the Moffat County Public Safety Center. Unused medications can be dropped off in the secure collection container 24 hours a day 7 days a week.  To help promote the new drop box, area police are encouraging residents to do some spring cleaning on their medicine cabinet. Proper medicine cabinet maintenance can ensure teens in your life Continue reading

Tipton Talks Opiod Legislation

SCOTT-TIPTON-NEW-300Colorado Congressman Scott Tipton has cosponsored legislation intended to push back against opioid abuse and addiction in the US and Northwest Colorado. The Congressman has put forth legislation that would require additional labeling for opioid medication, and another bill that would change the patient evaluation systems for Continue reading

Medication Made From Marijuana Up For FDA Approval

Medical-Marijuana-300A new drug that’s made from marijuana may provide a new market for Colorado’s growing pot industry.  The developer of the experimental drug reported yesterday that, in the drug’s first major clinical trial, it successfully reduced Continue reading