drugs

Bellingham Man Sentenced After Girlfriend Paralyzed
BELLINGHAM, Wash. (AP) — A Bellingham man who assaulted his girlfriend and paralyzed her from the neck down has been sentenced to a year and nine months in prison.
The Bellingham Herald reports that 58-year-old Terry Lynn Haskett received the sentence Thursday after pleading guilty to second-de…
$100,000 Bail Set For Parents Giving Meth To Kids
A Yakima County judge set bail at $100,000 for two Moxee parents accused of giving drugs to their children. Christopher and Kimberly Olson were legal guardians of the children involved. Our news partner KIMA Action News reports police say a runaway teenager admitted using methamphetamine with Kimber…
Prescription Patents to Expire…Savings on the Horizon
 
The word "generic" means effective medicie PLUS cost savings  and the cost of several of the most frequently prescribed drugs will soon drop significantly as their patents expire. British researcher EvaluatePharma reports that seven of the world's 20 top-selling drugs will get generic ver…
Drug Makes Man Sex and Gambling Addict
A 51-year-old French man is suing drugmaker GlaxoSmithKline, claiming the prescription he was taking for Parkinson’s disease turned him into an Internet gambling and gay sex addict. According to AFP News, the man’s lawyers say their client’s behavior c…