OPB | Broadcast: Dec. 2, 2015
The state has put off implementing a new policy to discourage opioids and encourage alternative therapies for Oregon Health Plan patients with back pain.
OPB | Broadcast: May 22, 2014
THURSDAY: Patients using Oregon and Washington's Death with Dignity laws want access to a drug that's currently tied up in a global political struggle over the death penalty.
OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 3, 2013
Prescription drug abuse is on the rise in Jackson County, and health care professionals are trying to figure out how to stop it.
OPB | Broadcast: July 9, 2013
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention report a dramatic increase in prescription drug overdoses, especially among women.