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John Arnold: Trump administration’s good effort on drug rebates is bad policy

Earlier this month, the Congressional Budget Office delivered bad newsfor anyone hoping for a quick fix on the high price of prescription drugs. The CBO projected that a rule proposed in January by the Department of Health and Human Services aimed at lowering out-of-pocket

Drug and alcohol rehab referrals concerns Brynawel Rehab boss

People are dying because they are not getting the treatment they need to deal with drug and alcohol abuse, according to the Welsh Conservatives. Meanwhile, the head of Wales’ only residential rehabilitation centre has said it is operating at 60% capacity.

First Rohingya Woman Shot Dead in Bangladesh Drugs Clampdown

Dhaka: Bangladesh security forces have shot dead a Rohingya woman in a border town known as a gateway for smuggling meth pills from neighbouring Myanmar, officials said Sunday. Rights activists said Rumana Akter, 20, was the first Rohingya woman to be

Delhi-Run Hospital Says “Adequate” Stock Of Medicines Against Swine Flu

The total number of people affected by swine flu in Delhi this year stands at 1,093. (Representational) New Delhi:  Amid mounting cases of swine flu in Delhi, the Lok Nayak Jayaprakash (LNJP) Hospital on Wednesday said it has “adequate stock” of

Drug Worth Rs. 40 Lakh Seized In Mumbai, Two Arrested

Some cash, an electronic weighing scale and mobile phones also seized from accused (Representational) Mumbai:  Two drug peddlers were arrested and mephedrone worth Rs. 40 lakh was seized from them in suburban Andheri, a police official said today. Acting on a

Amid Swine Flu Scare, Health Ministry Sends 2 Teams To Gujarat, Punjab

Swine Flu: Communication material for preventive measures has also been shared with all the states. New Delhi:  In view of rising cases of swine flu and deaths due to the disease in Gujarat and Punjab, the Union Health Ministry has sent

Man Arrested In Delhi For Selling Stolen Vehicles To Drug Peddlers: Cops

The accused disclosed that he was addicted to drugs and liquor (Representational) New Delhi: A 53-year-old man, accused in 37 criminal cases that include a stringent organised crime act, was arrested from southeast Delhi for allegedly selling stolen vehicles to drug peddlers,

5 Of International Syndicate Caught For Allegedly Smuggling Rs. 90 Crore Drugs In Delhi

The arrest helped the police recover huge quantity of the party drug from a godown at Hari Nagar: Police New Delhi:  Delhi Police’s special cell arrested five members of an international drug syndicate, including an NRI, for allegedly smuggling “party drugs”

2 Drug Cartels Busted In Delhi, Heroin Worth Rs. 80 Crore Seized: Police

Police have arrested six members from the two cartels New Delhi:  Two alleged interstate drug cartels have been busted and six people were arrested here with 20 kg of heroin worth Rs. 80 crore, police said Monday. The Special Cell of

Hong Kong Scientists Claim Discovering “Broad-Spectrum” Antiviral Drug

Broad-spectrum antiviral drugs are capable of killing a number of viruses. (Representational) Hong Kong:  Hong Kong scientists claim they have made a potential breakthrough discovery in the fight against infectious diseases a chemical that could slow the spread of deadly viral